The Prince of Darkness: Radical Evil and the Power of Good in History

The Prince of Darkness: Radical Evil and the Power of Good in History

by Jeffrey Burton Russell

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ISBN-13: 9781501703324
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publication date: 03/10/2016
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 999,356
File size: 7 MB
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Jeffrey Burton Russell is Professor of History Emeritus at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Table of Contents

1. Evil
2. The Devil around the World
3. The Good Lord and the Devil
4. Christ and the Power of Evil
5. Satan and Heresy
6. Dualism and the Desert
7. The Classical Christian View
8. Lucifer Popular and Elite
9. Scholastics, Poets, and Dramatists
10. Nominalists, Mystics, and Witches
11. The Devil and the Reformers
12. High on a Throne of Royal State
13. The Disintegration of Hell
14. From Romance to Nihilism
15. The Integration of Evil
16. Auschwitz and Hiroshima
17. The Meaning of EvilAppendixes
Index

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