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The nature and destiny of man : a Christian interpretation

Author: Reinhold Niebuhr
Publisher: New York : Scribner, [1964]
Series: Gifford lectures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A landmark in twentieth-century thought, this book (comprising the author's famous Gifford Lectures) issues a vigorous challenge to Western civilization to re-examine the very basis of its most widely accepted beliefs. The author shows that the Biblical-Christian view of man's fate offers a more meaningful interpretation of history than any alternative presuppositions. [Back cover].
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971.
Nature and destiny of man.
New York : Scribner, [1964]
(OCoLC)988123154
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reinhold Niebuhr
ISBN: 0684718588 9780684718583 0684718596 9780684718590 0684169940 9780684169941 0684169916 9780684169910
OCLC Number: 944618
Notes: The Scribner library, SL97-98.
Description: 2 volumes ; 21 cm.
Contents: v. 1, Human nature.--v. 2, Human destiny.
Series Title: Gifford lectures.
Responsibility: Reinhold Niebuhr.

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A landmark in twentieth-century thought, this book (comprising the author's famous Gifford Lectures) issues a vigorous challenge to Western civilization to re-examine the very basis of its most widely accepted beliefs. The author shows that the Biblical-Christian view of man's fate offers a more meaningful interpretation of history than any alternative presuppositions. [Back cover].

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