The economy of desire : Christianity and capitalism in a postmodern world (eBook, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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The economy of desire : Christianity and capitalism in a postmodern world

Author: Daniel M Bell
Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI : Baker Academic, ©2012.
Series: Church and postmodern culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In this addition to the award-winning Church and Postmodern Culture series, respected theologian Daniel Bell compares and contrasts capitalism and Christianity, showing how Christianity provides resources for faithfully navigating the postmodern global economy. Bell approaches capitalism and Christianity as alternative visions of humanity, God, and the good life. Considering faith and economics in terms of how  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bell, Daniel M. Jr.
Economy of Desire, The : Christianity and Capitalism in a Postmodern World.
Grand Rapids : Baker Publishing Group, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel M Bell
ISBN: 9781441240415 1441240411 9781441258380 1441258388
OCLC Number: 817869404
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (224 pages).
Contents: The multitude: the micropolitics of desire --
Capital desire: capitalism as an economy of desire --
What is wrong with capitalism? --
Capitalist theology: the agony of capitalist desire --
Is another economy possible?: the church as an economy of desire --
The economy of salvation --
Christian economics --
The work of mercy --
Conclusion: dishonest wealth, friends, and eternal homes.
Series Title: Church and postmodern culture.
Responsibility: Daniel M. Bell, Jr.

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This book compares and contrasts capitalism and Christianity, showing how Christianity provides resources for faithfully navigating the global economy.  Read more...

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