Reinhold Niebuhr

Details

Program Masters
Field of Study Theology
Class# T 495
Start Date 5.15.2017
End Date 5.31.2017
Time Monday - Thursday 6-8:50p; no class on Memorial Day
Day Mon Tue Wed Thu
Syllabus

 

The masters-level course T-495 begins on May 15 (Monday) and concludes 31 May. Students will be doing research and writing a critical interpretive paper on one of Niebuhr’s main texts. The two required textbooks are below. Students may choose between the two biographies.

 

Please direct questions / additional information about this order to Prof. Robert Cathey: rcathey@mccormick.edu                            773.947.6323 office phone

 

Textbooks:

 

1. Book name: Reinhold Niebuhr: Major Works on Religion and Politics

 

Author: Niebuhr, Reinhold;

Sifton, Elizabeth, ed.

 

ISBN number: 978-1-59853-375-0                                   Edition: 2015, hdb. 

 

Publisher: Library of America

 

2. Book name: Niebuhr and His Age:

Reinhold Niebuhr’s Prophetic Role and Legacy

 

Author: Brown, Charles C.;

Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. Foreword.

 

ISBN number: 1-56338-375-6                                           Edition: 2002 new; pbk.

 

Publisher: Trinity Press International                               (Used copies are welcome)

 

OR:

 

2. Book name: Reinhold Niebuhr: A Biography

 

Author: Fox, Richard Wrightman

 

ISBN: 978-0062503435                                                      Edition: pbk or hbk.

 

Publisher: HarperCollins                                                    (Used copies are welcome)