Essays Tagged: "Niebuhr"

Religion In amercia by Jonathan Edward

Niebuhr thesis is being that group relations can never be as ethical as those, which characterize in ... later theological works, especially The Nature and Destiny of Man.In Moral Man and Immoral Society, Niebuhr truly broke with this "social gospel" outlook, insisting that power is the principal ingredi ... ingredient in arbitrating the competing claims of nations, races, and social classes. According to Niebuhr, conflict and tension are permanent features of history. While social improvement is possibl ...

(3 pages) 48 1 2.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Niehbuhr And Cone

s demand for social justice for the black population. And he probably would be pleased to know that Niebuhr was described as "an American Amos"� (Niebuhr200). He would agree that Niebuhr writin ... t their imprint on that far distant past), we know almost everything we need to know about Reinhold Niebuhr in his evolution as a theologian who was concerned with social justice. He is in direct cont ...

(4 pages) 7 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Summary and Review of Rheinhol

esource in his full-scale biography about America's greatest twentieth-century theologian, Reinhold Niebuhr. Although sometimes over-indulging the reader with somewhat trivial facts, the material cove ... this religious thinker, political organizer, preacher, and famed teacher. Karl Paul Reinhold Niebuhr was born in Wright City, Missouri, on June 21, 1892. He was the son of a pastor in the Evang ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Human Nature: Philosophically and Fundamentally

yPolitical Science 4096 - Spring 2014Analytical EssayHuman Nature: Philosophically and FundamentallyNiebuhr's Moral Man and Immoral Society is a look on politics and ethics. Niebuhr focuses on the imp ... and Immoral Society is a look on politics and ethics. Niebuhr focuses on the importance of justice. Niebuhr is trying to discover what justice is, and whether or not it is possible to determine if nat ...

(9 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers