TITLE

Bonhoeffer and the Sovereign State

AUTHOR(S)
Elshtain, Jean Bethke
PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1996, Issue 65, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the themes of Dietrich Bonhoeffer's writings. Opposition by Bonhoeffer to tyrannical powers; His historical analysis of the growth of modern adoration for sovereignty; Views on the development of sovereign states and the proclamation of man as sovereign masters.
ACCESSION #
17751039

 

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