By Stanley Hauerwas
Hauerwas the following crystallizes and extends profound criticisms of the US, liberalism, capitalism, and postmodernism, but in addition identifies not likely allies (such as Chicago Archbishop Francis Cardinal George) and locates remarkable assets for Christian survival (such as secret novels). Interlocutors alongside the best way comprise Reinhold Niebuhr, John Courtney Murray, and, in an important and formerly unpublished essay, social gospeller Walter Rauschenbusch.
Never dull and infrequently telling, A greater Hope demonstrates how a philosopher so usually accused of being "tribal" and "sectarian" is whilst one among few modern theologians learn not only by way of different theologians, yet by means of political scientists, philosophers, clinical ethicists, legislations professors, and literary theorists.
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