Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Meaning in History : The Theological Implications of the Philosophy of History - 57 edition

Meaning in History : The Theological Implications of the Philosophy of History (ISBN10: 0226495558; ISBN13: 9780226495552)
ISBN13: 978-0226495552
ISBN10: 0226495558

Summary: Modern man sees with one eye of faith and one eye of reason. Consequently, his view of history is confused. For centuries, the history of the Western world has been viewed from the Christian or classical standpoint--from a deep faith in the Kingdom of God or a belief in recurrent and eternal life-cycles. The modern mind, however, is ''neither Christian ''nor pagan--and its interpretations of history are Christian in derivation and anti-Christian in result. To develop this theory, Kar
l L� 6with--beginning with the more accessible philosophies of history in the nineteenth and eighteenth centuries and working back to the Bible--analyzes the writings of outstanding historians both in antiquity and in Christian times. ''A book of distinction and great importance. . . . The author is a master of philosophical interpretation, and each of his terse and substantial chapters has the balance of a work of art.''--Helmut Kuhn, ''Journal of Philosophy
...show more
Summary: Modern man sees with one eye of faith and one eye of reason. Consequently, his view of history is confused. For centuries, the history of the Western world has been viewed from the Christian or classical standpoint--from a deep faith in the Kingdom of God or a belief in recurrent and eternal life-cycles. The modern mind, however, is ''neither Christian ''nor pagan--and its interpretations of history are Christian in derivation and anti-Christian in result. To develop this theory, Karl L� 6with--beginning with the more accessible philosophies of history in the nineteenth and eighteenth centuries and working back to the Bible--analyzes the writings of outstanding historians both in antiquity and in Christian times. ''A book of distinction and great importance. . . . The author is a master of philosophical interpretation, and each of his terse and substantial chapters has the balance of a work of art.''--Helmut Kuhn, ''Journal of Philosophy ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 57
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Published: 06/01/1957
International: No

View Table of Contents



List Price: $25.00
Used $12.50
Used
Save $12.50 (50%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 17 hours and 30 minutes and it ships by Noon CT tomorrow!
New $19.54
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

25 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Meaning in History : The Theological Implications of the Philosophy of History
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (25)  |  New (9)  |  Like New (1)  |  Very Good (2)  |  Good (8)  |  Acceptable (5)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
GWBooks
Vancouver, WA
Seller Rating: 4.28
A readable copy. All pages and cover are intact. The book has moderate to heavy wear. The book is very bent, dirty, and discolored; Some pages have writing on them in pen.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
BooksForGoodwillGetJobs
Brooklyn Park, MN
Seller Rating: 4.53
Fair Cover has some rubbing and edge wear. There is handwriting and/or underlining throughout the book. There is handwriting, stickers or numbers inside the front cover.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Better World Books
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.62
Binding is slightly damaged and/or book has some loose pages. No missing pages. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
$2.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Bookbyte-OR
Salem, OR
Seller Rating: 4.57
All text is legible, may contain markings, cover wear, loose/torn pages or staining and much writing. SKU:9780226495552-5-0
$22.56
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
GreatBookPrices
Batavia, IL
Seller Rating: 4.18
Used, Acceptable Condition, may show signs of wear and previous use. Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close