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Niebuhr, Reinhold 1892-1971

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Works: 1,493 works in 3,950 publications in 8 languages and 90,044 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
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Roles: Author, Speaker, Other, Author of introduction, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Contributor, Commentator for written text, Lyricist, Attributed name
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Most widely held works about Reinhold Niebuhr
 
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Most widely held works by Reinhold Niebuhr
The nature and destiny of man : a Christian interpretation by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

214 editions published between 1939 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 3,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprising of the author's Gifford Lectures, this book challenges western civilization to re-examine the basis of its most widely accepted beliefs. Dr. Niebuhr shows that the biblical-Christian view of man's fate offers a more meaningful interpretation of history than any alternative presuppositions
The essential Reinhold Niebuhr : selected essays and addresses by Reinhold Niebuhr( )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 3,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Theologians, ethicist, and political analyst, Reinhold Neiburh, was a towering figure of twentieth-century religious thought. In this important book, the best of Neiburh's essays have been brought together for the first time. Selected, edited, and introduced by Robert McAffee Brown - a student and friend of Nieburh's and himself a distinguished thoelogian - the works included here testify to the brilliant polemics, incisive analysis, and deep faith that characterized the whole of Neibuhr's life"--Back cover
Moral man and immoral society : a study in ethics and politics by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

106 editions published between 1932 and 2017 in English and German and held by 2,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1932, this book points out the basic differences between the morality of collectives and of individuals
The irony of American history by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

59 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The substance of this volume consists of two series of lectures. Both Lectureships dealt with the position of our nation in the present world situation, as interpreted from the standponit of the Christian faith
The children of light and the children of darkness, a vindication of democracy and a critique of its traditional defence by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

88 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Children of Light and the Children of Darkness, first published in 1944, is considered one of the most profound and relevant works by the influential theologian Reinhold Niebuhr, and certainly the fullest statement of his political philosophy. Written and first read during the prolonged, tragic world war between totalitarian and democratic forces, Niebuhr & rsquo;s book took up the timely question of how democracy as a political system could best be defended. Most proponents of democracy, Niebuhr claimed, were & ldquo;children of light, & rdquo; who had optimistic but na̐ve ideas ab
An interpretation of Christian ethics by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

110 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three household adventures in the life of Mitzi include an intended trip to grandmother's, sharing a family cold, and reversing the President's motorcade
Faith and history; a comparison of Christian and modern views of history by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

33 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prominent philosopher cites the similarities and differences in the church's interpretation of history and the ideas of modern secular culture
Beyond tragedy; essays on the Christian interpretation of history by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

60 editions published between 1937 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Manny, a street kid fighting for survival in a Mexican border town, develops a strange friendship with an emotionally disturbed American soldier who decides to help him get across the border
Love and justice; selections from the shorter writings of Reinhold Niebuhr by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

32 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man's nature and his communities : essays on the dynamics and enigmas of man's personal and social existence by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

21 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The self and the dramas of history by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

36 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysteries of human selfhood and the religious dimensions of this problem, as affected by the Graeco-Hebraic components of western thought, and as affecting the attempts of the human self to build communities
Christian realism and political problems by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

30 editions published between 1953 and 1977 in English and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The structure of nations and empires; a study of the recurring patterns and problems of the political order in relation to the unique problems of the nuclear age by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

20 editions published between 1959 and 1977 in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faith and politics : a commentary on religious, social, and political thought in a technological age by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

13 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pious and secular America by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pious and secular America -- Frustration in mid-century -- Higher education in America -- Russia and America : a study in historical contingency -- Liberty and equality -- Justice to the American Negro from state, community and church -- The relations of Christians and Jews in western civilization -- The impulse for perfection and the impulse for community -- Mystery and meaning
Christianity and power politics by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

37 editions published between 1940 and 1984 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in applied Christianity by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Nation so conceived; reflections on the history of America from its early visions to its present power by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

21 editions published between 1963 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reinhold Niebuhr on politics; his political philosophy and its application to our age as expressed in his writings by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The democratic experience: past and prospects by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

17 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The essential Reinhold Niebuhr : selected essays and addresses
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The essential Reinhold Niebuhr : selected essays and addressesMoral man and immoral society : a study in ethics and politicsThe irony of American historyThe children of light and the children of darkness, a vindication of democracy and a critique of its traditional defenceAn interpretation of Christian ethicsFaith and history; a comparison of Christian and modern views of historyLove and justice; selections from the shorter writings of Reinhold NiebuhrReinhold Niebuhr on politics; his political philosophy and its application to our age as expressed in his writings
Alternative Names
Neibuhr, Reinhold 1892-1971

Nībā, Rainhōrudo

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Nibuer 1892-1971

Niebuhr, Karl Paul Reinhold 1892-1971

Niebuhr, R.

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Reýnalʹd Nïbwr

Карл Паул Рейнольд Нібур

Райнхолд Нибур

Рейнальд Нибур

Рейнгольд Нибур

Рейнгольд Нибур американский теолог

ניבור, ריינהולד 1892-1971

ריינהולד ניבור

راینهولد نیبور الهی‌دان آمریکایی

رەينالد نىيبۋر

니버, 라인홀드 1892-1971

니버, 라인홀트 1892-1971

니버, 라일홀드 1892-1971

니부어, 라인홀드 1892-1971

니이버, R. 1892-1971

니포이, 래인곽이덕 1892-1971

라인홀드 니부어

ニ-バ- 1892-1971

ニーバー, ラインホールド

ラインホルド・ニーバー

雷茵霍尔德·尼布尔

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