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TMST 8510 Seminar: Theologies of Modernity (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This seminar will examine how some contemporary and recent Christian thinkers have made theological sense of some of the momentous transitions—intellectual, social, political, and economic—to modernity. Students will also explore the practical options for effective Christian witness and action within the modern context. The course involves close textual readings and discussion and a final research paper. Authors to be studied include Michael Buckley, Charles Taylor, Alisdair MacIntyre, Bernard Lonergan, Louis Dupr, Jeffrey Stout, Nicholas Boyle, David Tracy, George Lindbeck, and Lieven Boeve.


Instructor(s): Dominic Doyle

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 07-Dec-13