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2 edition of disinherited. found in the catalog.

disinherited.

Jack Conroy

disinherited.

Introd. by Daniel Aaron.

by Jack Conroy

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Published by Hill and Wang in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesAmerican century series, AC 60
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 310 p. ;
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20361085M

  Buy a cheap copy of Jesus and the Disinherited book by Howard Thurman. In this classic theological treatise, the acclaimed theologian and religious leader Howard Thurman () demonstrates how the gospel may be read as a manual Free shipping over $Cited by: Later, through his book Jesus and the Disinherited, he foresaw a theology of American liberation based on the life of Jesus as a dispossessed Jew under Roman rule. Paul Harvey's biography of Thurman speaks to the manifold ways this mystic theologian and social activist sought to transform the world to better reflect "that which is God in us.

  "It is necessary to examine the religion of Jesus against the background of his own age and people, and to inquire into the content of his teaching with reference to the disinherited and the underprivileged." The first chapter of Jesus and the Disinherited has many rich ideas, such as how Paul's Roman citizenship affected his. Douglas Wixson's introduction to this new edition of Conroy's classic provides biographical information on the aspects of Conroy's life that influenced his writings, explores the socialist movement of the s, and examines the critical reaction to the novel, showing why The Disinherited has endured both as historical document and as fiction.

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