Reinhold Niebuhr and contemporary politics : God and power (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Reinhold Niebuhr and contemporary politics : God and power Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Reinhold Niebuhr and contemporary politics : God and power

Author: Richard Harries; Stephen Platten
Publisher: Oxford ; Toronto : Oxford University Press, 2012, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Harries; Stephen Platten
ISBN: 9780199571833 019957183X
OCLC Number: 1100262844
Description: xi, 260 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction / Richard Harris --
Reinhold Niebuhr in historical perspective / Robin W. Lovin --
On recent political uses of Reinhold Niebuhr : toward a new appreciation of his legacy / Mac McCorkle --
Niebuhr's 'nature of man' and Christian realism / Jean Bethke Elshtain --
Radical orthodoxy's critique of Niebuhr / Ben Quash --
The nature and destiny of serious theology / Samuel Wells --
Reinhold Niebuhr's 'outsider ecclesiology' / Wendy Dackson --
Niebuhr, liturgy, and public theology / Stephen Platten --
Falling far short : taking sin seriously / Martyn Percy --
Distinguishing hope from Utopian aspiration : revisiting Reinhold Niebuhr / Ian Markham --
Reinhold Niebuhr and the political possibility of forgiveness / Nigel Biggar --
What makes us think that God wants democracy? / Richard Harries --
Realism and progress : Niebuhr's thought and contemporary challenges / Anatol Lieven --
Reinhold Niebuhr and the use of force / John D. Carlson --
The irony of American Evangelical politics / Kevin Carnahan --
Reinhold Niebuhr and the problem of religious pluralism / Wilfred M. McClay --
Conclusion : Realism revisited / Stephen Platten.
Other Titles: Reinhold Niebuhr & contemporary politics
Responsibility: edited by Richard Harries and Stephen Platten.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.