Reinhold Niebuhr: Prophet to Politicians

Reinhold Niebuhr: Prophet to Politicians

by Ronald H. Stone
     
 

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Originally published by Abingdon Press in 1972, this interpretation of the more than half a century in which Reinhold Niebuhr criticized the conduct of U.S. foreign policy and sought to define the nature of responsible statesmanship offers an understanding of his thoughts on American foreign policy and his perspectives on religious faith.

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Originally published by Abingdon Press in 1972, this interpretation of the more than half a century in which Reinhold Niebuhr criticized the conduct of U.S. foreign policy and sought to define the nature of responsible statesmanship offers an understanding of his thoughts on American foreign policy and his perspectives on religious faith.

Author Biography: Ronald H. Stone is Professor of Philosophy at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary.

Editorial Reviews

Journal of Church and State
...especially helpful to those who have read Niebuhr extensively but do not have a clear picture of the development of his thought throughout his long and brilliant career....His affection for Niebuhr, whom he knew personally, is evident, but the author retains the objectivity necessary for a first-rate work...a must for the serious student of Niebuhr.
Journal Of Church and State
...especially helpful to those who have read Niebuhr extensively but do not have a clear picture of the development of his thought throughout his long and brilliant career....His affection for Niebuhr, whom he knew personally, is evident, but the author retains the objectivity necessary for a first-rate work...a must for the serious student of Niebuhr.
Journal of Church & State
...especially helpful to those who have read Niebuhr extensively but do not have a clear picture of the development of his thought throughout his long and brilliant career....His affection for Niebuhr, whom he knew personally, is evident, but the author retains the objectivity necessary for a first-rate work...a must for the serious student of Niebuhr.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819115409
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
06/01/1981
Pages:
270

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Ronald H. Stone is Professor of Philosophy at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary.

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