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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nationalism,
  • Christianity

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [228]-242) and index.

StatementStephen Backhouse
SeriesOxford theological monographs, Oxford theological monographs
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB4377 .B35 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 247 p. ;
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25231394M
ISBN 10019960472X
ISBN 109780199604722
LC Control Number2011284590
OCLC/WorldCa694395533

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'Christian nationalism' refers to the set of ideas in which belief in the development and superiority of one's national group is combined with, or underwritten by, Christian theology and practice. A critique of Christian nationalism is implicit throughout the thought of Soren Kierkegaard, an. 'Christian nationalism' refers to the set of ideas in which belief in the development and superiority of one's national group is combined with, or underwritten by, Christian theology and practice. A critique of Christian nationalism is implicit throughout the thought of Soren Kierkegaard, an analysis inseparable from his wider aim of reintroducing Christianity into Christendom. Stephen.   Christian nationalism' refers to the set of ideas in which belief in the development and superiority of one's national group is combined with, or underwritten by, Christian theology and practice. A critique of Christian nationalism is implicit throughout the thought of Søren Kierkegaard, an analysis inseparable from his wider aim of Author: Stephen Backhouse. “Kierkegaard’s Critique of Reason and Society is a pivotal event in the history of Kierkegaardian interpretation Westphal’s reading of Kierkegaard contains a polemic against two 5/5(1).

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