Reformation Thought: An Introduction

Reformation Thought: An Introduction

by Alister E. McGrath
     
 

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Alister McGrath's introduction to Reformation thought is a cogent look at the making of the 16th-century Reformation from its origins in the late Medieval period. All the major figures and controversies are covered. This is now the best single-volume introduction to the Reformation in print.

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Alister McGrath's introduction to Reformation thought is a cogent look at the making of the 16th-century Reformation from its origins in the late Medieval period. All the major figures and controversies are covered. This is now the best single-volume introduction to the Reformation in print.

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“Anyone looking to understand the theological and sociopolitical world of the Protestant Reformation – and it’s present influence – would do well to look nowhere else but this latest edition of Reformation Thought.”  (Jacob Sweeney's Blog, 17 May 2012)

"[McGrath] is one of the best scholars and teachers of the Reformation ... Teachers will rejoice in this wonderfully useful book." (Teaching History (of a previous edition))

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631158028
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/28/1988
Pages:
212

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"Theologically informed, lucid, supremely accessible: no wonder McGrath's introduction to the Reformation has staying power!"
Denis R. Janz, Loyola University, New Orleans

Meet the Author

Alister E. McGrath is the Head of the Centre for Theology, Religion & Culture at King's College London, having previously been Professor of Historical Theology at Oxford University. He is one of the world's leading Protestant theologians and has long been involved in theological education. McGrath is also the author of some of the world's most widely used theological textbooks, including the bestselling Christian Theology: An Introduction (2010, Wiley-Blackwell), now in its fifth edition. He is in constant demand as a speaker at conferences throughout the world.

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