Christians and Development
- Amy Sherman responds:. Sherman, Amy // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1990, Issue 5, p2
Presents a response by Amy Sherman to a letter to the editor about her article "Christians and Economic Development," in the March 1990 issue.
- Journal ranks Spain most sinful. Malcolm, Teresa // National Catholic Reporter;11/22/96, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p8
Focuses on `Svensk Export Strategi' journal's list of the most sinful countries in the industrialized world.
- Allah and economics. Baker, Ken // IPA Review;1995, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p57
Presents an excerpt from an article by Shujaat Ali Khan published in the `The American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences' periodical on M. Ramazan Akhtar's mathematical model of economic growth. Akhtar's inclusion of the role of Allah's bounty on economic growth.
- INTRODUCTION: TOWARDS A NEW ARCHITECTONIC CRITIQUE. BUIJS, GOVERT J.; JONGENEEL, ROEL // Philosophia Reformata (Center for Reformational Philosophy / Cen;2013, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p89
An introduction is presented in which the guest editors discuss various reports within the issue on topics including religious dynamics in the modern economic developments, Christian approach to economic problems, and ecological crisis.
- Priests in the marketplace. // America;4/12/1947, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p35
The author reflects on the labor movement of the Catholic priests in the U.S. He cites that leading magazines and newspapers in the country will soon feature the activities of the Catholic priests in the labor movement. He comments that the Church has been very involved in the economic affairs...
- ISLAMIC CALVINISTS. KNAUS, GERALD // Prospect;Jan2007, Issue 130, p13
The article deals with the perennial question of religious compatibility with economic growth, with special reference to Turkey, an Islamic country. It cites a study by the European Stability Initiative think tank which describes the transformation of Anatolian trading towns and rural economies...
- Doing Better? Religion, the Virtue-Ethics of Development, and the Fragmentation of Health Politics in Tanzania. Dilger, Hansjörg // Africa Today;Fall2009, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p89
In recent years, relationships among religion, development, and globalization have been discussed critically with regard to the potentially beneficial as well as detrimental opportunities that the work of faith-based organizations (FBOs) presents in relation to HIV/AIDS. Drawing on the case...
- ECONOMICS, CHRISTIANITY AND THE CRISIS: KUYPER'S HERITAGE AND RELEVANCE TODAY. GOUDZWAARD, BOB // Philosophia Reformata (Center for Reformational Philosophy / Cen;2013, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p95
An essay is presented on the spiritual heritage and relevance of theologian Abraham Kuyper's thought on economic and social development. It explores the three elements of Kuyper's thought, namely the multi-layered approach, political courage, and a long-term view. The tendency of Kuyper's...
- Religion and Development: Ways of Transforming the World. Ramsey, Charles M. // Journal of Church & State;Jun2013, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p341
A review of the book "Religion and Development: Ways of Transforming the World," edited by Gerrie ter Haar, is presented.