WorldCat Identities

Capps, Walter H.

Overview
Works: 40 works in 134 publications in 3 languages and 7,577 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Correspondent
Classifications: E169.12, 973.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Walter H Capps
The unfinished war : Vietnam and the American conscience by Walter H Capps( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeing with a native eye : essays on native American religion( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ways of understanding religion by Walter H Capps( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new religious right : piety, patriotism, and politics by Walter H Capps( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Vietnam reader by Walter H Capps( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1990
The Future of hope; [essays by Bloch, Fackenheim, Moltmann, Metz, Capps] by Walter H Capps( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hope against hope : Molton [i.e. Moltmann] to Merton in one decade by Walter H Capps( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent fire : an invitation to Western mysticism( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religious studies : the making of a discipline by Walter H Capps( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its inception almost 200 years ago, the study of religion has informed, enlightened, provoked, and challenged our notions of humanity's deepest beliefs and longings. Now Walter Capps, nationally recognized for the quality and depth of his teaching, has written the first full-scale introduction to the history and methods of religious studies. To assess the many points of view in this mature but diffuse discipline. Capps uses the idea that four basic of fundamental questions and three enduring interests have given formal structure to the study of religion: the essence of religion; the origin of religion, descriptions of religion; the function of religion, the language of religion, comparisons of religion and, the future of religious studies
The religious personality by Donald Capps( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time invades the cathedral; tension in the school of hope by Walter H Capps( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encounter with Erikson : historical interpretation and religious biography( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Merton : preview of the Asian journey by Thomas Merton( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preview of the Asian journey by Thomas Merton( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Natorp's philosophy of religion within the Marburg Neo-Kantian tradition by Judy Deane Saltzman( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El futuro de la esperanza by Symposium on the Future of Hope( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The monastic impulse by Walter H Capps( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anders Nygren's Religious apriori by Anders Nygren( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with a Trappist monk by Walter H Capps( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with a Trappist monk
La religión en los EUA : el legado de Thomas Merton by Walter H Capps( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The new religious right : piety, patriotism, and politics
Alternative Names
Capps, Walter

Capps, Walter 1934-1997

Walter Capps American politician

Walter Capps Amerikaans politicus (1934-1997)

Walter Capps amerikai politikus

Walter Capps amerikansk politikar

Walter Capps amerikansk politiker

Walter Capps politicien américain

Walter Capps politico statunitense

Walter Capps US-amerikanischer Politiker

Languages
English (116)

Spanish (2)

German (1)

Covers
The new religious right : piety, patriotism, and politicsThe Vietnam readerReligious studies : the making of a disciplinePreview of the Asian journey