Dawn Nothwehr

 Dawn Nothwehr

Address5401 South Cornell Avenue
Chicago, IL

Associate Professor of Ethics, Catholic Theological Union

M.A., Maryknoll School of Theology,
Ph.D., Marquette University,

Mutuality as a formal norm, the ethics of power from a feminist perspective, and the relationship of ethics and spirituality are major interests. Issues that interest her include: empowerment of the poor and vulnerable, human/environmental relations, relations in moral disagreement, friendship, and marriage. Her research has involved how to deal with the “Other” that is created when moral disagreement occurs, and how Franciscan theology shapes ecotheology and ecological ethics. She is the author of Mutuality: A Formal Norm for Christian Social Ethics and editor of Franciscan Theology of the Environment: an Introductory Reader .

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