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Sexual Morality: A Natural Law Approach to Intimate Relationships

John Piderit

Abstract

Informal customs have become the norm for most young adults in matters of sexual intimacy. Unfortunately, the sexual revolution has not proven to be as beneficial to women as was hoped, and society offers young men little preparation for future roles as husbands and fathers. This book argues that a natural law approach to morality provides a grounded pathway toward marriage, and shows why these fairly traditional practices help young people find a partner whom they can realistically promise to love until death do them part. Offering theory but focusing on practice, this book helps young adults ... More

Keywords: informal customs, young adults, sexual intimacy, sexual revolution, morality, marriage, natural law, Christian

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9780199793273
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2015 DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199793273.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

John Piderit, author
Catholic Education Institute, President

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