Christianity and civilisation
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Christianity and civilisation by Herbert George Wood

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Published by The University press, The Macmillan company in Cambridge [Eng.], New York .
Written in English


  • Civilization, Christian.

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Statementby H. G. Wood.
SeriesCurrent problems; general editor, Ernest Barker ... 16
LC ClassificationsBR115.C5 W6 1943
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16625657M
LC Control Number43008090

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Arnold Toynbee’s understanding of the progress of civilizations outlined in A Study of History remains controversial with the debate surrounding Samuel Huntington’s book, The Clash of Civilizations (New York: Simon and Schuster, ). The theme of Christianity and Civilization continues to excite controversy today. Diarmaid MacCulloch is Professor of the History of the Church at Oxford University and co-editor of the Journal of Ecclesiastical History. He is perhaps best known for his work on the Reformation in England and Europe, including Reformation: Europe’s House Divided and biographies of Thomas Cranmer and Thomas Cromwell. His book, A. In this book I seek to formulate and to justify my conviction that only Christianity is capable of furnishing the basis of a civilisation which can rightly be described as human. It is obvious that a clear conception of the relation between Christianity and civilisation in their different spheres is . The Influence of Christianity on Western Civilization is a research paper I wrote in for my Western Civilization I class while attending a local community college. The Influence of Christianity on Western Civilization. in writing the forward to the book How Christianity Changed the World by Alvin J. Schmidt, says this about the.