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Ellul, Jacques 1912-1994

Overview
Works: 504 works in 2,118 publications in 10 languages and 42,314 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bibliography  Interviews  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Honoree, Thesis advisor, Other, Dedicatee, Translator
Classifications: T14, 301.24
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Propaganda; the formation of men's attitudes by Jacques Ellul( Book )

59 editions published between 1962 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 2,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caractères, conditions d'existence, nécessité, effets psychologiques et effets socio-politiques de la propagande
The technological society by Jacques Ellul( Book )

72 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violence : reflections from a Christian perspective by Jacques Ellul( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The meaning of the city by Jacques Ellul( Book )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire des institutions by Jacques Ellul( Book )

223 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new demons by Jacques Ellul( Book )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montre que dans un monde actuel laïcisé, sécularisé, rationnel, scientifique et technicien, la part du religieux et du sacré, à un niveau collectif comme à un niveau individuel, reste importante, avec des phénomènes qui ne sont pas des survivances du passé mais des créations nouvelles et vivaces, liées aux structures et à l'esprit de la société
The political illusion by Jacques Ellul( Book )

48 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The technological system by Jacques Ellul( Book )

28 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in French and English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Étude de la technique comme fait sociologique depuis une trentaine d'années. Analyse de la technique comme système. Trois parties: Qu'est-ce que la technique? - Les caractères du phénomène technique - Les caractères du progrès technique. [SDM]
The technological bluff by Jacques Ellul( Book )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in French and English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Ellul's view of technology is that once it is let out of the laboratory, technology cannot be turned off. Technology begets more technology. The modern world, therefore, is one in which more technology is inevitable. Fixing or remediating the impact of a technology like water pollution requires--you guessed it--more technology
The betrayal of the West by Jacques Ellul( Book )

29 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autopsy of revolution by Jacques Ellul( Book )

29 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theological foundation of law by Jacques Ellul( Book )

51 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ethics of freedom by Jacques Ellul( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The presence of the Kingdom by Jacques Ellul( Book )

20 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apocalypse : the book of Revelation by Jacques Ellul( Book )

28 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prayer and modern man by Jacques Ellul( Book )

18 editions published between 1957 and 1979 in French and English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prominent social critic and former resistance leader makes a searing analysis of man's alienation from God, and traces the reasons for praying or not praying. With razor-like statements, he cuts through the weaknesses of much traditional praying and, in the end, offers a strong and positive program for praying in today's troubled times
The subversion of Christianity by Jacques Ellul( Book )

26 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies ter verdediging van de stelling dat de gewelddadige omverwerping van een gedenatureerd christendom doorgaans haar voornaamste oorzaak vindt in de subversieve gedragingen van dat christendom zelf
The politics of God and the politics of man by Jacques Ellul( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and French and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The humiliation of the word by Jacques Ellul( Book )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On freedom, love, and power by Jacques Ellul( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellul's evaluation of a number of interrelated books of Scripture, including Genesis, Job, Matthew, and John, challenges Jewish and Christian orthodoxies and more progressive interpretations alike by claiming that the Judeo-Christian tradition is both anti-moral and anti-religious. Promoting a life based on freedom and love, Ellul's thinking opens the door to, in his words, "thinking globally and acting locally."--Pub. desc
 
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The meaning of the city
Alternative Names
Ellul, Jacques

Jacques Ellul Frans filosoof

Jacques Ellul franzsischer Soziologe und Theologe

Jacques Ellul French sociologist, technology critic, and Christian anarchist

Jacques Ellul sociologo e teologo francese

Jaume Ellul

Эллюль, Жак

جاك إيلول، 1912-1994

ژاک یول الهی‌دان و فیلسوف فرانسوی

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The technological societyThe meaning of the cityThe technological systemThe presence of the KingdomThe subversion of ChristianityThe politics of God and the politics of manThe humiliation of the wordOn freedom, love, and power