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The Legacy of Reinhold Niebuhr

The Legacy of Reinhold Niebuhr

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJournal of religion.
    Statementedited by Nathan A. Scott, Jr.
    ContributionsScott, Nathan A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4827.N5 L4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 124 p. :
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5064579M
    ISBN 100226742970
    LC Control Number74030714

      The political thought of Christian theologian Reinhold Niebuhr is an excellent example of that richness. Described by the realist George Kennan as “the father of us all,” Niebuhr could hardly ignore moral considerations in foreign policy. Nor was he against unmasking moralistic or delusional pretensions on international matters. Far from it.   Niebuhr and His Age: Reinhold Niebuhr’s Prophetic Role in the Twentieth Century by Charles C. Brown Trinity Press International, $ Of books and Dissertations about Reinhold Niebuhr, it seems, there is no end. Having committed one such dissertation myself a few years ago, I am in no position to complain.

    A polemicist as well as a scholar, he contributed hundreds of articles to magazines and journals, was active in the creation of the National Council of Churches, New York's Liberal Party, and Americans for Democratic Action, and wrote seventeen major books, including Moral Man and Immoral Society (), The Nature and Destiny of Man ( and. A Man for All Reasons. Paul Elie discusses the contested legacy of Reinhold Niebuhr. (in a book) celebrated Niebuhr as a paragon of clarity about the costs of a good war; New York Governor Author: Paul Elie.

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