Calvin in the public square : liberal democracies, rights, and civil liberties / David W. Hall.
By: Hall, David W.Material type: TextSeries: The Calvin 500 series.Publisher: Phillipsburg, N.J. : P & R Pub., c2009Description: viii, 343 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781596380998; 1596380993.Subject(s): Democracy -- Religious aspects -- Reformed Church -- History of doctrines | Christianity and politics -- Reformed Church. -- History of doctrines | Calvin, Jean 1509-1564 -- Political and social views
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Standing on the shoulders of previous giants -- John Calvin : a biography for a political figure -- Calvin's view of politics from the Institutes and other writings -- Calvin on poverty -- Calvin's disciples in the public square, 1540-1640 and beyond -- Puritan heirs to Calvin in England and New England -- A new, old, less pluralistic and more particularistically religious view of rights -- A modern revival of practical Calvinistic politics.
4/2010 19.99 (11.99) Gift of the Harold R. and Fianna L. Diffenderffer Estate