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Diakonia and healthcare’s contested social turn

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The argument is that a revised understanding and practice of diakonia can speak apologetically into the turn to philosophy, the social world and responsiveness to persons within healthcare policy and practice. This turn opens up contested questions about what constitute goodness in healthcare, with practical ramifications for the support of health-related social agency such as that pursued by churches and ecclesial organisations. To address these questions, John N Collins’ work is critically ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1080/1462317X.2019.1695405

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Theology Faculty
Sub department:
Theology and Religion Faculty
Oxford college:
Harris Manchester College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
Political Theology Journal website
Volume:
20
Issue:
8
Pages:
668-683
Publication date:
2019-12-20
Acceptance date:
2019-11-17
DOI:
EISSN:
1743-1719
ISSN:
1462-317X
Source identifiers:
1072687
Language:
English
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pubs:1072687
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uuid:6f98eba8-2c96-43c7-9f34-6658d5f4691c
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Deposit date:
2019-11-18

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