Langdon Gilkey: Theologian for a Culture in Decline

Langdon Gilkey: Theologian for a Culture in Decline

by Brian J. Walsh
     
 

Langdon Gilkey's theological method distinguishes three stages of the theological enterprise, namely, prolegomenon, constructive theology and theology of culture. In this book the author employs this threefold division as an organizing principle for the exposition and evaluation of Gilkey's thought.See more details below

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Langdon Gilkey's theological method distinguishes three stages of the theological enterprise, namely, prolegomenon, constructive theology and theology of culture. In this book the author employs this threefold division as an organizing principle for the exposition and evaluation of Gilkey's thought.

Editorial Reviews

CTNS Bulletin
Walsh is a young scholar who tackles tough and complex issues with panache. In Langdon Gilkey he has a fitting subject for his exploration of theologies of culture.
— Joseph C. McLelland, McGill University, Montreal
Calvin Theological Journal
Walsh offers us excellent coverage of the very extensive Gilkey literature. His analyses are carefully nuanced...He combines penetrating critiques with well-proportioned assessments.
— Joseph C. McLelland, McGill University, Montreal
Ctns Bulletin
...one must congratulate Brian Walsh for painting a very fair and congenial picture of one of the foremost systematic theologians of North America in this century. He has done it in strokes bold and yet simple enough that many can profit from reading this book.
Ctns Bulletin - Joseph C. McLelland
Walsh offers us excellent coverage of the very extensive Gilkey literature. His analyses are carefully nuanced...He combines penetrating critiques with well-proportioned assessments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819183545
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
02/24/1992
Pages:
323
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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