Christian Books, Bibles, Music & More - 1.888.395.0572
Call our Toll Free Number:
1-877-205-6402
Find us on:
Follow Us On 

Twitter!   Join Us On Facebook!

Christian Bookstore .Net is a leading online Christian book store.

Shop Christian Books, Bibles, Jewelry, Church Supplies, Homeschool Curriculum & More!

The Making of American Liberal Theology: Idealism, Realism, and Modernity, 1900-1950 (v. 2) [Paperback]

Our Price $ 46.75  
Retail Value $ 55.00  
You Save $ 8.25  (15%)  
Item Number 154691  
Buy New $46.75

Item Specifications...

Pages   666
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.13" Width: 6.01" Height: 1.73"
Weight:   1.98 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jun 20, 2003
Publisher   Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN  0664223559  
EAN  9780664223557  


Availability  92 units.
Availability accurate as of Mar 27, 2017 02:52.
Usually ships within one to two business days from La Vergne, TN.
Orders shipping to an address other than a confirmed Credit Card / Paypal Billing address may incur and additional processing delay.


Alternate Formats List Price Our Price Item Number Availability
Paperback $ 55.00 $ 46.75 154690 In Stock
Paperback $ 55.00 $ 46.75 154691 In Stock
Paperback $ 55.00 $ 46.75 154692 In Stock
Item Description...
Overview
In this second of a three-volume, comprehensive, landmark history, Gary Dorrien mixes theological and philosophical analyses with historical and biographical detail in interpreting the liberal era of American theology. Exploring American theological liberalism in its heyday, Dorrien emphasizes the diversity of liberal theologians and schools of thought, as well as the central importance of liberal debates over idealism, realism, naturalistic empiricism, and "making Christianity modern." Breaking with previous interpretations, he treats Reinhold Niebuhr and Paul Tillich as theorists of a "neoliberal" position within the liberal tradition.

Publishers Description

In this book, the second of his three-volume history, Gary Dorrien explores American theological liberalism in its heyday--at the advent of the research university and the institutionally identified school. He argues that in its prime theological liberalism effected a creative blending of theological schools, featured a tension between its evangelical and modernist impulses, and was fueled by its expectation of social and cultural progress, until its optimism was subjected to withering internal criticism in the 1930s.

Buy The Making of American Liberal Theology: Idealism, Realism, and Modernity, 1900-1950 (v. 2) by Gary J. Dorrien from our Christian Books store - isbn: 9780664223557 & 0664223559

The team at Christian Bookstore .Net welcome you to our Christian Book store! We offer the best selections of Christian Books, Bibles, Christian Music, Inspirational Jewelry and Clothing, Homeschool curriculum, and Church Supplies. We encourage you to purchase your copy of The Making of American Liberal Theology: Idealism, Realism, and Modernity, 1900-1950 (v. 2) by Gary J. Dorrien today - and if you are for any reason not happy, you have 30 days to return it. Please contact us at 1-877-205-6402 if you have any questions.

More About Gary J. Dorrien

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Gary Dorrien is the Reinhold Niebuhr Professor of Social Ethics at Union Theological Seminary and Professor of Religion at Columbia University, both in New York.

Gary Dorrien has an academic affiliation as follows - Union Theological Seminary, USA.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.



Product Categories
1Books > Subjects > History > Americas > United States > General   [16214  similar products]
2Books > Subjects > History > Americas > United States   [399  similar products]
3Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Theology > Fundamentalism   [265  similar products]
4Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Theology > General   [8607  similar products]



Similar Products
The Making of American Liberal Theology: Crisis, Irony, and Postmodernity: 1950-2005
The Making of American Liberal Theology: Crisis, Irony, and Postmodernity: 1950-2005
Item: 154690

The Making of American Liberal Theology: Imagining Progressive Religion, 1805 - 1900 (v. 1)
The Making of American Liberal Theology: Imagining Progressive Religion, 1805 - 1900 (v. 1)
Item: 154692



Reviews - What do our customers think?
survey of American liberal theology  Oct 9, 2008
Gary Dorrien writes in an easy-to-read manner. The book surveys liberal theology in the United States from 1900 to 1950, and shows, in my opinion, that liberal theology makes more sense than either a fundamentalist theology or a neo-orthodox one. He describes the thought of numerous thinkers and shows that Christianity can, if understood in this way, still be relevant to the modern age. It is a needed counter-balance to the highly publicized Christian right.
 

Write your own review about The Making of American Liberal Theology: Idealism, Realism, and Modernity, 1900-1950 (v. 2)





Customer Support: 1-888-395-0572
Welcome to Christian Bookstore .Net

Our team at Christian Bookstore .Net would like to welcome you to our site. Our Christian book store features over 150,000 Christian products including Bibles, Christian music, Christian books, jewelry, church supplies, Christian gifts, Sunday school curriculum, purity rings, homeschool curriculum and many other items to encourage you in your walk with God. Our mission is to provide you with quality Christian resources that you can benefit from and share with others. The best part is that our complete selection of Christian books and supplies is offered at up to 20% off of retail price! Please call us if you have any questions or need assistance in ordering at 1-888-395-0572. Have a blessed day.

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Customer Support