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Against Deconstruction
3.70
A brilliant takedown of one of the most pervasive intellectual fashions of our era. Anything worthwhile that postmodernism and deconstruction have to ...more
Mar 21, 2012
Mar 15, 2012
 
29
The Children of Light and the Children of Darkness: A Vindication of Democracy and a Critique of Its Traditional Defense
4.19
A primer on the promise and peril of great power and the importance of democracy. Not particularly well written. Many of the arguments made here are m ...more
Feb 23, 2014
Feb 23, 2014
 
30
The Irony of American History
4.04
First reaction: Niebuhr is less profound than his reputation suggests. He dresses up obvious truisms (power corrupts) in overly-complex language. He l ...more
Apr 06, 2014
Apr 06, 2014
 
28
Playing God: Redeeming the Gift of Power
4.39
An excellent companion volume to Culture Making, two of the best books written on Christ and Culture in fifty years.
Jan 06, 2014
Jan 06, 2014
 
1
Just War as Christian Discipleship: Recentering the Tradition in the Church Rather Than the State
3.67
A challenging and provocative attempt to renew an Augustinian approach to just war thinking.
Jan 2011
Aug 17, 2011
 
34
Postmodern Times
3.98
Christian writing on postmodernism tends to fall into two camps: uncritical acceptance, and uncritical condemnation. This book is a little closer to t ...more
Mar 05, 2012
Feb 28, 2012
 
32
Lectures on Calvinism
4.04
Calvin and Hegel had a baby, and it was Kuyper. What a strange book. Kuyper approaches history in a way you can't quite believe, but you can't take yo ...more
Dec 2014
May 18, 2014
 
6
Politics - According to the Bible: A Comprehensive Resource for Understanding Modern Political Issues in Light of Scripture
3.81
More accurately titled "Politics according to Wayne Grudem." This is a terrible book, and it is irresponsible for Grudem to borrow the authority of th ...more
Jan 2011
Aug 03, 2011
 
17
A Theology of Public Life
4.38
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Aug 25, 2011
 
12
Christ and Culture
3.88
None
Jan 2007
Aug 18, 2011
 
11
Christ and Culture Revisited
3.72
None
Jan 2008
Aug 18, 2011
 
25
The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog
3.85
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Aug 18, 2011
 
10
The Gagging of God: Christianity Confronts Pluralism
4.14
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Jan 2008
Aug 18, 2011
 
4
Generous Justice: How God's Grace Makes Us Just
4.22
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Jan 2011
Aug 18, 2011
 
9
Moral Man and Immoral Society: Study in Ethics and Politics
4.04
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Jan 2008
Aug 22, 2011
 
14
Toward A Recovery Of Christian Belief: The Rutherford Lectures
4.17
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Jan 2006
Aug 22, 2011
 
16
The Desire of the Nations
4.13
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Aug 25, 2011
 
8
The Naked Public Square: Religion and Democracy in America
4.09
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Jan 2008
Aug 18, 2011
 
18
The Moral Theology of Roger Williams: Christian Conviction and Public Ethics
4.00
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Aug 25, 2011
 
19
Sovereign Grace
2.00
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not set
Aug 25, 2011
 
20
Pluralisms And Horizons: An Essay In Christian Public Philosophy
4.33
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Aug 25, 2011
 
21
Constructing a Public Theology
3.00
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Aug 25, 2011
 
22
A Royal Priesthood: The Use of the Bible Ethically and Politically
3.60
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not set
Aug 25, 2011
 
23
Two Cities, Two Loves: Christian Responsibility in a Crumbling Culture
4.35
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not set
Aug 25, 2011
 
24
Politics and the Order of Love: An Augustinian Ethic of Democratic Citizenship
0.00
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not set
Aug 25, 2011
 
26
Ideology, Reason, and the Limitation of War: Religious and Secular Concepts, 1200-1740
4.00
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Jan 2011
Sep 04, 2011
 
15
The Political Meaning of Christianity: An Interpretation
3.29
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Jan 1996
Aug 18, 2011
 
5
To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World
4.03
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Jan 2011
Aug 03, 2011
 
35
Postmodernizing the Faith
3.41
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Apr 04, 2012
Mar 27, 2012
 
7
Culture Making: Recovering Our Creative Calling
3.92
None
Jan 2008
Aug 03, 2011
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