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Historicism the once and future challenge for theology by Sheila Greeve Davaney

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Published by Fortress Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English


  • History -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Historicism.,
  • Theology -- Methodology.,
  • Pragmatism.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementSheila Greeve Davaney.
LC ClassificationsBR115.H5 D27 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3419633M
ISBN 100800632192
LC Control Number2005036146

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