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Protestant Theology and the Making of the Modern German University

April 5, 2009|
Protestant Theology and the Making of the Modern German University by Thomas Albert Howard
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In shaping the modern academy and in setting the agenda of modern Christian theology, few institutions have been as influential as the German universities of the nineteenth century. This book examines the rise of the modern German university from the standpoint of the Protestant theological faculty, focusing especially on the University of Berlin (1810), Prussia''s flagship university in the nineteenth century. In contradistinction to historians of modern higher education who often overlook theology, and to theologians who are frequently inattentive to the social and institutional contexts of religious thought, Thomas Albert Howard argues that modern university development and the trajectory of modern Protestant theology in Germany should be understood as interrelated phenomena.
Thomas Albert Howard currently holds the Stephen Phillips Chair in history and is director of the Jerusalem and Athens Forum at Gordon College in Wenham, Massachusettes. He is the author of Religion and the Rise of Historicism and Protestant Theology and the Making of the Modern German University, winner of the Lilly Fellows Program Bo...
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Title:Protestant Theology and the Making of the Modern German University
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:496 pages, 9.21 X 6.14 X 1.1 in
Shipping dimensions:496 pages, 9.21 X 6.14 X 1.1 in
Published:April 5, 2009
Publisher:OUP
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780199554478
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