The place of public theology between theology and public policy

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This chapter looks at the nature of public theology. It surveys the varied backgrounds and the development of the category of public theology. It then goes on to outline and to analyse the six major forms of public theology, and concludes with evaluation of how these forms are used.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationContextuality and intercontextuality in public theology
Subtitle of host publicationProceedings from the Bamburg Conference 23.-25.06.2011
Editors Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, Florian Höhne, Tobias Reitmeier
Place of PublicationZürich and Münster
PublisherLit Verlag
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9783643901897
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Publication series

NameTheology in the public square


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