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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Institute for Religious and Social Studies.
Foundations of democracy.
New York, Cooper Square Publishers, 1964 [©1947]
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Frederick Ernest Johnson; Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Institute for Religious and Social Studies.
|Notes:||Lectures given during the academic year 1944-1945.|
|Description:||ix, 278 pages 23 cm.|
|Contents:||The crisis in modern democracy, by F.E. Johnson.--Classical origins, by I. Edman.--Hebrew sources: scriptures and Talmud, by L. Finkelstein.--Mediaeval sources, by G.N. Shuster.--Reformation sources, by J.T. McNeill.--Humanistic sources, by H.M. Kallan.--Literary sources, by A.N. Wilder.--The Founding Fathers, by M.F.X. Millar.--Democracy and economic liberalism, by G.H. Houston.--The role of economic groups, by A.J. Muste.--Democracy in a collectivist age, by G.B. Watson.--Education for freedom, by S. Buchanan.--Democracy in educational practice, by H.S. Elliott.--Democratic conceptions of authority, revelation, and prophecy, by F.E. Johnson.--Democracy and ethical realism, by J.W. Nixon.--Organized religion and the practice of democracy, by H.P. Douglass.--Democracy and Zionism, by M.M. Kaplan.|
|Series Title:||Religion and civilization series.|
|Responsibility:||edited by F. Ernest Johnson.|