Towards the twentieth century essays in the spiritual history of the nineteenth by H. V. Routh

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Williams is published by University of Chicago Press. When we look back from the vantage point of the 21st century and ask ourselves what the previous century was all about, what do we see. Our first inclination is to focus on historical events: the 20th century was the age of two devastating world wars, of totalitarian regimes and terrible atrocities like the Holocaust - "the age of extremes," to use Hobsbawm's famous/5.

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Researchers documented the suffering and damage caused by classically ingrained religious and medical distortions. The “secret sin” of Judeo-Christianity and the “social disease” of nineteenth-century medicine has paradoxially Cited by: Towards an Iconography of the Twentieth Century: C.

Lewis and the Scientific Humanists, Part 2 [This is the second part of an essay I published in the Inklings Jahrbuch für. Was the 20th century a Christian century, a secular century, or an ecumenical century.

These are questions which Brian Stanley wrestles with in Christianity in the Twentieth Century: A World History. In fifteen chapters, he attempts to map the contours of the major developments, events, movements, and trends that were shaped by Christianity in the 20th century, and how these events and.

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The twentieth century has brought considerable political, social, and economic change for South Africa. While many would choose to focus only on the issues of race, segregation, and apartheid, this book tries to capture another facet: its drive towards modernisation and by: 1.

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In my book The World New Made, I focus on those twentieth-century painters who took a contrary path, towards a new kind of figuration. The Dance, Henri Matisse, Commissioned for the first landing of the stairs at the Moscow Mansion of Sergei Schukin, The. Among the book’s contributions is Zhu’s recovery of a series of important but understudied early twentieth-century essays and translations on gender.

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