Historical Theology: An Introduction to the History of Christian Thought

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Freshly updated for this second edition with considerable new material, this authoritative introduction to the history of Christian theology covers its development from the beginnings of the Patristic period just decades after Jesus's ministry, through to contemporary theological trends.

  • A substantially updated new edition of this popular textbook exploring the entire history of Christian thought, written by the bestselling author and internationally-renowned theologian
  • Features additional coverage of orthodox theology, the Holy Spirit, and medieval mysticism, alongside new sections on liberation, feminist, and Latino theologies, and on the global spread of Christianity
  • Accessibly structured into four sections covering the Patristic period, the Middle Ages and Renaissance, the reformation and post-reformation eras, and the modern period spanning 1750 to the present day, addressing the key issues and people in each
  • Includes case studies and primary readings at the end of each section, alongside comprehensive glossaries of key theologians, developments, and terminology
  • Supported by additional resources available on publication at www.wiley.com/go/mcgrath

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    Title
Historical Theology Christian Theology Theology Reformation Thought
An Introduction to the History of Christian Thought
An Introduction
The Basics
An Introduction
 
Guide Type
Textbook
Textbook
Textbook
Textbook
 
Audience Level
Introductory
Introductory
Introductory
Introductory
 
Pages
320
536
256
326
 
List Price
$49.95
$51.95
$29.95
$44.95
 
Publication Date
July, 2012
October, 2010
September, 2011
March, 2012
 
Author(s)
Alister E. McGrath
Alister E. McGrath
Alister E. McGrath
Alister E. McGrath
 
Imprint
Wiley-Blackwell
Wiley-Blackwell
Wiley-Blackwell
Wiley-Blackwell
 
Print Book
0470672862
1444335146
0470656751
0470672811
 
Kindle Book
B008D30RKE
B0089VT6A2
B006F6AWQU
B006K4HQWK
 
Edition
2nd
5th
3rd
4th
 
Brief Description
An authoritative exploration of the history of Christian theology from the Patristic period to present-day developments.
An ideal introduction to the history, sources & methods, and key figures of Christian thought.
An engaging introduction to core topics of Christianity discussing them in relation to the Bible and key theologians.
This classic text introduces the central ideas and developments of the European Reformations to readers of history and theology.