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Christianity and power politics

by Reinhold Niebuhr

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Interesting set of essays applying religions to politics, not in the 'holier-than-thou' moralizing way seen in modern fundamentalists, but in a way that seems almost inviting to secular reasoning. Even describes the dangers of applying religion to politics, as it applies absolute morality to a world that cannot deal in absolutes. Also provides a thorough criticism of nationalism and exceptionalism as well.

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