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Niebuhr, Reinhold 1892-1971

Overview
Works: 1,332 works in 3,393 publications in 12 languages and 85,147 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Speaker, Author of introduction, Other, Editor, Honoree, Contributor, Commentator for written text, Lyricist, lec, Attributed name
Classifications: BX4827.N5, 233
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The nature and destiny of man; a Christian interpretation by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

175 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 3,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moral man and immoral society : a study in ethics and politics by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

109 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1932, this book points out the basic differences between the morality of collectives and of individuals
The irony of American history by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

50 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The substance of this volume consists of two series of lectures. Both Lectureships dealt with the position of our nation in the present world situation, as interpreted from the standponit of the Christian faith
The children of light and the children of darkness, a vindication of democracy and a critique of its traditional defence by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

86 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Children of Light and the Children of Darkness, first published in 1944, is considered one of the most profound and relevant works by the influential theologian Reinhold Niebuhr, and certainly the fullest statement of his political philosophy. Written and first read during the prolonged, tragic world war between totalitarian and democratic forces, Niebuhr & rsquo;s book took up the timely question of how democracy as a political system could best be defended. Most proponents of democracy, Niebuhr claimed, were & ldquo;children of light, & rdquo; who had optimistic but na̐ve ideas ab
An interpretation of Christian ethics by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

90 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's premise is that vital Christian faith is capable of dealing adequately with the moral & social problems of our age
Faith and history; a comparison of Christian and modern views of history by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

60 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prominent philosopher cites the similarities and differences in the church's interpretation of history and the ideas of modern secular culture
Beyond tragedy; essays on the Christian interpretation of history by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

51 editions published between 1937 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Reinhold Niebuhr : selected essays and addresses by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Theologians, ethicist, and political analyst, Reinhold Neiburh, was a towering figure of twentieth-century religious thought. In this important book, the best of Neiburh's essays have been brought together for the first time. Selected, edited, and introduced by Robert McAffee Brown - a student and friend of Nieburh's and himself a distinguished thoelogian - the works included here testify to the brilliant polemics, incisive analysis, and deep faith that characterized the whole of Neibuhr's life"--Back cover
Man's nature and his communities : essays on the dynamics and enigmas of man's personal and social existence by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

26 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The structure of nations and empires; a study of the recurring patterns and problems of the political order in relation to the unique problems of the nuclear age by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

24 editions published between 1959 and 1977 in English and German and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian realism and political problems by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

36 editions published between 1953 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The self and the dramas of history by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

29 editions published between 1946 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faith and politics; a commentary on religious, social, and political thought in a technological age by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

10 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pious and secular America by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

19 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love and justice; selections from the shorter writings of Reinhold Niebuhr by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

25 editions published between 1957 and 1992 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in applied Christianity by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Nation so conceived; reflections on the history of America from its early visions to its present power by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

22 editions published between 1963 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christianity and power politics by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

30 editions published between 1940 and 1984 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reinhold Niebuhr on politics; his political philosophy and its application to our age as expressed in his writings by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The democratic experience: past and prospects by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

11 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The essential Reinhold Niebuhr : selected essays and addresses
Alternative Names
Niba, Rainhorudo.

Nībā, Rainhōrudo 1892-1971

Nibuer 1892-1971

Niebuhr, Karl Paul Reinhold 1892-1971

Reinhold Niebuhr teologo statunitense

Reinhold Niebuhr US-amerikanischer Theologe, Philosoph und Politikwissenschaftler

Renalʹd Nbwr

Райнхолд Нибур

Рейнальд Нибур

Рейнгольд Нибур

ניבור, ריינהולד 1892-1971

ריינהולד ניבור

راینهولد نیبور الهی‌دان آمریکایی

رەينالد نىيبۋر

라인홀드 니부어

ニーバー, ラインホールド

ラインホルド・ニーバー

雷茵霍尔德尼布尔

Languages
English (901)

German (34)

Chinese (24)

French (15)

Spanish (14)

Italian (5)

Korean (4)

Japanese (3)

Dutch (3)

Turkish (1)

Hebrew (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Moral man and immoral society : a study in ethics and politicsThe irony of American historyThe children of light and the children of darkness, a vindication of democracy and a critique of its traditional defenceAn interpretation of Christian ethicsFaith and history; a comparison of Christian and modern views of historyThe essential Reinhold Niebuhr : selected essays and addressesLove and justice; selections from the shorter writings of Reinhold NiebuhrReinhold Niebuhr on politics; his political philosophy and its application to our age as expressed in his writings