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The theological vision of Reinhold Niebuhr's The irony of American history : "In the battle and above it" /

Reinhold Niebuhr remains a reference point in an ongoing national conversation about America's role in the world. Commentators with divergent political and religious views draw upon his 1951 work, 'The Irony of American History'. In this book Scott R. Erwin brings an appreciation of N...

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Main Author: Erwin, Scott R. 1982- (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Edition:First edition.
Series:Oxford theology and religion monographs
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Table of Contents:
  • From tragedy to beyond tragedy: the development of Niebuhr's Christian understanding of history
  • "In the battle and above it": Niebuhr's Nature and Destiny of Man and World War II
  • Discerning the Signs of the Times: the relevance of Niebuhr's theological vision to the Cold War
  • The irony of The Irony of American History.