Book Review: Habermas and the Theologians Again

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Book Review

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Review of:

BEYOND OBJECTIVISM AND RELATIVISM: SCIENCE, HERMENEUTICS AND PRAXIS By Richard J. Bernstein Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1985 Pp. xix + 284. Paper, $10.95.

A POLITICAL DOGMATIC By Jens Glebe-Möller Translated by Thor Hall Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1987 Pp. xxiii + 147. Paper, $10.95.

THE PHILOSOPHICAL DISCOURSE OF MODERNITY: TWELVE LECTURES By Jürgen Habermas Translated by Frederick Lawrence Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1987 Pp. xx + 430. $27.50.

POLITY AND PRAXIS: A PROGRAM FOR AMERICAN PRACTICAL THEOLOGY By Dennis P. McCann and Charles R. Strain Minneapolis: Winston Press, 1985 Pp. vi + 244.121.95.

NEW EXPERIMENT IN DEMOCRACY: THE CHALLENGE FOR AMERICAN CATHOLICISM By Dennis P. McCann Kansas City, MO: Sheed & Ward, 1987 Pp. vi + 191. $8.95.


Copyright 1989 Council of Societies for the Study of Religion and Rice University Department of Religious Studies, published by Wiley

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Religious Studies Review

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Lakeland, Paul. Book Review: "Habermas and the Theologians Again," Religious Studies Review 15, no.2 (1989): pp.104-109.