. .
Deutsch
Deutschland
Ähnliche Bücher
Weitere, andere Bücher, die diesem Buch sehr ähnlich sein könnten:
Suchtools
Anmelden

Anmelden mit Facebook:

Registrieren
Passwort vergessen?


Such-Historie
Merkliste
Links zu eurobuch.com

Dieses Buch teilen auf…
Buchtipps
Aktuelles
Get it on iTunesJetzt bei Google Play
Tipp von eurobuch.com
FILTER
- 0 Ergebnisse
Kleinster Preis: 16,97 €, größter Preis: 27,60 €, Mittelwert: 22,97 €
To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World - James Davison Hunter
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)
James Davison Hunter:

To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World - gebunden oder broschiert

ISBN: 0199730806

[SR: 36586], Hardcover, [EAN: 9780199730803], Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, Book, [PU: Oxford University Press], Oxford University Press, The call to make the world a better place is inherent in the Christian belief and practice. But why have efforts to change the world by Christians so often failed or gone tragically awry? And how might Christians in the 21st century live in ways that have integrity with their traditions and are more truly transformative? In To Change the World, James Davison Hunter offers persuasive--and provocative--answers to these questions. Hunter begins with a penetrating appraisal of the most popular models of world-changing among Christians today, highlighting the ways they are inherently flawed and therefore incapable of generating the change to which they aspire. Because change implies power, all Christian eventually embrace strategies of political engagement. Hunter offers a trenchant critique of the political theologies of the Christian Right and Left and the Neo-Anabaptists, taking on many respected leaders, from Charles Colson to Jim Wallis and Stanley Hauerwas. Hunter argues that all too often these political theologies worsen the very problems they are designed to solve. What is really needed is a different paradigm of Christian engagement with the world, one that Hunter calls "faithful presence"--an ideal of Christian practice that is not only individual but institutional; a model that plays out not only in all relationships but in our work and all spheres of social life. He offers real-life examples, large and small, of what can be accomplished through the practice of "faithful presence." Such practices will be more fruitful, Hunter argues, more exemplary, and more deeply transfiguring than any more overtly ambitious attempts can ever be. Written with keen insight, deep faith, and profound historical grasp, To Change the World will forever change the way Christians view and talk about their role in the modern world., Product Description The call to make the world a better place is inherent in the Christian belief and practice. But why have efforts to change the world by Christians so often failed or gone tragically awry? And how might Christians in the 21st century live in ways that have integrity with their traditions and are more truly transformative? In To Change the World, James Davison Hunter offers persuasive--and provocative--answers to these questions. Hunter begins with a penetrating appraisal of the most popular models of world-changing among Christians today, highlighting the ways they are inherently flawed and therefore incapable of generating the change to which they aspire. Because change implies power, all Christians eventually embrace strategies of political engagement. Hunter offers a trenchant critique of the political theologies of the Christian Right and Left and the Neo-Anabaptists, taking on many respected leaders, from Charles W. Colson to Jim Wallis and Stanley Hauerwas. Hunter argues that all too often these political theologies worsen the very problems they are designed to solve. What is really needed is a different paradigm of Christian engagement with the world, one that Hunter calls "faithful presence"--an ideal of Christian practice that is not only individual but institutional; a model that plays out not only in all relationships but in our work and all spheres of social life. He offers real life examples, large and small, of what can be accomplished through the practice of "faithful presence." Such practices will be more fruitful, Hunter argues, more exemplary, and more deeply transfiguring than any more overtly ambitious attempts can ever be. Written with keen insight, deep faith, and profound historical grasp, To Change the World will forever change the way Christians view and talk about their role in the modern world. Amazon Exclusive: A Q&A with James Davison Hunter Q: Why did you write To Change the World? Hunter: I wrote this book because I saw a disjunction between how Christians talk about changing the world, how they try to change the world, and how worlds --that is culture--actually change. These disparities needed to be clarified. Q: How does this build on your previous work? Hunter: One way it builds on my earlier work is that it provides a bigger picture of the nature of cultural conflict, why Christians seem to be neck deep in it, and why the approaches that they take in cultural conflict are so counterproductive. This is a response to some of the earlier work that I have done on the nature of culture wars and alternatives to them. Q: Who do you hope reads this book? Hunter: The audience I had in mind was the diverse communities that make up American Christians and their institutional leaders--those who think about the world we live in today and how best to engage it. Those who think about these matters will find here a useful guide. Q: What three things do you want readers to take away from reading this book? Hunter: The primary ways of thinking about the world and how it changes in our society are mainly incorrect. There is an answer to the question of how to change the world, but how it actually changes is different from how most people think. Most people believe that politics is a large part of the answer to the problems that we face in the world, and so a second insight would be the limitations of politics. Political strategies are not only counter-productive to the ends that faith communities have in mind, but are antithetical to the ends that they seek to achieve. A third thing that I would like for readers to take away is that there are alternative ways of thinking about the world we live in, and engaging it, that are constructive and draw upon resources within the Christian tradition. In the end, these strategies are not first and foremost about changing the world, but living toward the flourishing of others. , 12360, Churches & Church Leadership, 12451, Canon Law, 12361, Church Administration, 7259425011, Church Growth, 12350, Church History, 12358, Church Institutions & Organizations, 7259426011, Church Leadership, 197488011, Church Materials, 7259424011, Clergy, 171116, Ecclesiology, 16009711, Ministry to the Sick & Bereaved, 7282069011, Pastoral Resources, 12290, Christian Books & Bibles, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 6343239011, Religion, Politics & State, 6343224011, Religious, 5035, World, 9, History, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 12781, Church & State, 12779, Religious Studies, 22, Religion & Spirituality, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 12807, Sociology, 12779, Religious Studies, 22, Religion & Spirituality, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 3377866011, Politics & Social Sciences, 11233, Anthropology, 11242, Archaeology, 11019, Philosophy, 5571255011, Politics & Government, 11232, Social Sciences, 11288, Sociology, 11325, Women's Studies, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 468234, Religious Studies, 491436, Buddhism, 491438, Christianity, 684281011, Comparative Religion, 491442, Islam, 491444, Judaism, 491446, Religious History, 468206, Humanities, 465600, New, Used & Rental Textbooks, 2349030011, Specialty Boutique, 283155, Books, 468214, Social Sciences, 491448, Anthropology, 491450, Archaeology, 491452, Criminology, 491460, Gay & Lesbian Studies, 491458, Gender Studies, 491454, Geography, 684299011, Military Sciences, 491464, Political Science, 491490, Psychology, 491478, Sociology, 465600, New, Used & Rental Textbooks, 2349030011, Specialty Boutique, 283155, Books

gebrauchtes bzw. antiquarisches Buch Amazon.com
McKenzieBooks
Gebraucht Versandkosten:Usually ships in 1-2 business days, zzgl. Versandkosten
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.
To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World - James Davison Hunter
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)

James Davison Hunter:

To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World - neues Buch

ISBN: 9780199730803

ID: 978019973080

The call to make the world a better place is inherent in the Christian belief and practice. But why have efforts to change the world by Christians so often failed or gone tragically awry? And how might Christians in the 21st century live in ways that have integrity with their traditions andare more truly transformative? In To Change the World, James Davison Hunter offers persuasive--and provocative--answers to these questions. Hunter begins with a penetrating appraisal of the most popular models of world-changing among Christians today, highlighting the ways they are inherently flawed and therefore incapable of generating the change to which they aspire. Because change implies power, all Christian eventually embracestrategies of political engagement. Hunter offers a trenchant critique of the political theologies of the Christian Right and Left and the Neo-Anabaptists, taking on many respected leaders, from Charles Colson to Jim Wallis and Stanley Hauerwas. Hunter argues that all too often these politicaltheologies worsen the very problems they are designed to solve. What is really needed is a different paradigm of Christian engagement with the world, one that Hunter calls faithful presence - an ideal of Christian practice that is not only individual but institutional; a model that plays out notonly in all relationships but in our work and all spheres of social life. He offers real-life examples, large and small, of what can be accomplished through the practice of faithful presence. Such practices will be more fruitful, Hunter argues, more exemplary, and more deeply transfiguring thanany more overtly ambitious attempts can ever be. Written with keen insight, deep faith, and profound historical grasp, To Change the World will forever change the way Christians view and talk about their role in the modern world. James Davison Hunter, Books, Religion and Spirituality, To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World Books>Religion and Spirituality, Oxford University Press

Neues Buch Indigo.ca
new Free shipping on orders above $25 Versandkosten:zzgl. Versandkosten
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.
To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World - Hunter, James Davison
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)
Hunter, James Davison:
To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World - gebrauchtes Buch

ISBN: 9780199730803

ID: 586156

The call to make the world a better place is inherent in the Christian belief and practice. But why have efforts to change the world by Christians so often failed or gone tragically awry? And how might Christians in the 21st century live in ways that have integrity with their traditions and are more truly transformative? In To Change the World, James Davison Hunter offers persuasive--and provocative--answers to these questions. Hunter begins with a penetrating appraisal of the most popular models of world-changing among Christians today, highlighting the ways they are inherently flawed and therefore incapable of generating the change to which they aspire. Because change implies power, all Christian eventually embrace strategies of political engagement. Hunter offers a trenchant critique of the political theologies of the Christian Right and Left and the Neo-Anabaptists, taking on many respected leaders, from Charles Colson to Jim Wallis and Stanley Hauerwas. Hunter argues that all too often these political theologies worsen the very problems they are designed to solve. What is really needed is a different paradigm of Christian engagement with the world, one that Hunter calls "faithful presence"--an ideal of Christian practice that is not only individual but institutional; a model that plays out not only in all relationships but in our work and all spheres of social life. He offers real-life examples, large and small, of what can be accomplished through the practice of "faithful presence." Such practices will be more fruitful, Hunter argues, more exemplary, and more deeply transfiguring than any more overtly ambitious attempts can ever be. Written with keen insight, deep faith, and profound historical grasp, To Change the World will forever change the way Christians view and talk about their role in the modern world. To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World Hunter, James Davison, Oxford University Press, USA

gebrauchtes bzw. antiquarisches Buch Betterworldbooks.com
Versandkosten:zzgl. Versandkosten
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.
To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World - James Davison Hunter
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)
James Davison Hunter:
To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World - gebunden oder broschiert

ISBN: 0199730806

[SR: 65264], Gebundene Ausgabe, [EAN: 9780199730803], Oxford Univ Pr, Oxford Univ Pr, Book, [PU: Oxford Univ Pr], Oxford Univ Pr, Hardback, 69137011, Soziologie, 1321883031, Agrarsoziologie, 69160011, AIDS, 69154011, Altern, 69157011, Berufssoziologie, 69139011, Ehe & Familie, 69156011, Frauen, 69163011, Gemeinden, 69148011, Geschichte, 69141011, Gesellschaftstheorie, 69144011, Interkulturelle Beziehungen, 1321882031, Klassen, 69150011, Kultur, 69155011, Männer, 69151011, Soziale Bedingungen, 69162011, Soziale Gruppen, 69142011, Stadt, 69143011, Tod, 69158011, Vororte, 69108011, Sozialwissenschaften, 69028011, Sachbücher, 54071011, Genres, 52044011, Fremdsprachige Bücher, 55382011, Soziologie, 55376011, Religionswissenschaft, 54682011, Religion & Esoterik, 54071011, Genres, 52044011, Fremdsprachige Bücher, 1323402031, Kirche & Staat, 55376011, Religionswissenschaft, 54682011, Religion & Esoterik, 54071011, Genres, 52044011, Fremdsprachige Bücher

Neues Buch Amazon.de (Intern...
Book Depository DE
, Neuware Versandkosten:Innerhalb EU, Schweiz und Liechtenstein (sofern Lieferung möglich). Versandfertig in 1 - 2 Werktagen (EUR 3.00)
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.
To Change the World - Prof. James Davison Hunter
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)
Prof. James Davison Hunter:
To Change the World - gebunden oder broschiert

2010, ISBN: 9780199730803

ID: 11789484

Hardcover, Buch, [PU: Oxford University Press Inc]

Neues Buch Lehmanns.de
Versandkosten:Lieferbar, , Versandkostenfrei innerhalb der BRD (EUR 0.00)
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.

< zum Suchergebnis...
Details zum Buch
To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World
Autor:

Hunter, James Davison

Titel:

To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World

ISBN-Nummer:

9780199730803

The call to make the world a better place is inherent in the Christian belief and practice. But why have efforts to change the world by Christians so often failed or gone tragically awry? And how might Christians in the 21st century live in ways that have integrity with their traditions and are more truly transformative? In To Change the World, James Davison Hunter offers persuasive--and provocative--answers to these questions. Hunter begins with a penetrating appraisal of the most popular models of world-changing among Christians today, highlighting the ways they are inherently flawed and therefore incapable of generating the change to which they aspire. Because change implies power, all Christian eventually embrace strategies of political engagement. Hunter offers a trenchant critique of the political theologies of the Christian Right and Left and the Neo-Anabaptists, taking on many respected leaders, from Charles Colson to Jim Wallis and Stanley Hauerwas. Hunter argues that all too often these political theologies worsen the very problems they are designed to solve. What is really needed is a different paradigm of Christian engagement with the world, one that Hunter calls "faithful presence"-an ideal of Christian practice that is not only individual but institutional; a model that plays out not only in all relationships but in our work and all spheres of social life. He offers real-life examples, large and small, of what can be accomplished through the practice of "faithful presence. Such practices will be more fruitful, Hunter argues, more exemplary, and more deeply transfiguring than any more overtly ambitious attempts can ever be. Written with keen insight, deep faith, and profound historical grasp, To Change the World will forever change the way Christians view and talk about their role in the modern world.

Detailangaben zum Buch - To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World


EAN (ISBN-13): 9780199730803
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0199730806
Gebundene Ausgabe
Erscheinungsjahr: 2010
Herausgeber: OXFORD UNIV PR
358 Seiten
Gewicht: 0,668 kg
Sprache: eng/Englisch

Buch in der Datenbank seit 12.07.2010 19:46:49
Buch zuletzt gefunden am 09.03.2017 18:00:28
ISBN/EAN: 9780199730803

ISBN - alternative Schreibweisen:
0-19-973080-6, 978-0-19-973080-3

< zum Suchergebnis...
< zum Archiv...
Benachbarte Bücher