[SU58]  Social Doctrine of the Church

Semester I
tuesday 14:30 - 16:15

Course Information

Professor: LO PRESTI, Alberto
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

Semester I
tuesday 14:30 - 16:15


The Church’s Social Doctrine in our time: historical notes; The personalist principle; The Principles of the Church’s Social Doctrine: common good, universal destination of goods, subsidiarity, participation, solidarity, truth, freedom and justice; The family in the Church’s Social Doctrine; The dignity of work and the “social question”; Morality and the economy; The political community: democracy, State, civil society; The international community; The environmental question; Peace and the civilization of love.


Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church, Libreria Editrice Vaticana 2005.