Item description for Niebuhr and His Age: Reinhold Niebuhr's Prophetic Role and Legacy by Charles C. Brown & Arthur Meier Schlesinger, Jr....
Overview This extensively researched intellectual and personal biography profiles Niebuhr's "Christian realism" development and his role as a leading theologian, social philosopher, and political journalist. Brown concludes with an appraisal of Niebuhr's legacy.
Publishers Description Reinhold Niebuhr's "Christian realism" combined theological insights with moral and political reflection, helping to guide society through its struggles for peace and justice during the mid-twentieth century. Without illusion or despair, he illuminated the possibilities and the limits of human existence. His perspective remains relevant for the problems and issues of our own time.This extensively researched intellectual and personal biography profiles Niebuhr's development and his role as a leading theologian, social philosopher, and political journalist. Brown concludes with an appraisal of Niebhur's legacy--a legacy that continues to influence public discourse and religious life in the twenty-first century.
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Studio: Trinity Press International
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.02" Width: 6.06" Height: 0.97" Weight: 1.29 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 2002
Publisher Trinity Press International
ISBN 1563383756 ISBN13 9781563383755
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More About Charles C. Brown & Arthur Meier Schlesinger, Jr.
Brown is a historian and writer who is editor of A Reinhold Niebuhr Reader.
Charles C. Brown currently resides in Grand Rapids, in the state of Michigan. Charles C. Brown was born in 1938.