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Interpreting Bonhoeffer
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In the early twenty-first century, interest in the life and work of Dietrich Bonhoeffer is increasing significantly. In this environment, how should we understand and interpret Bonhoeffer? Interpreting Bonhoeffer explores the many questions surrounding the complexities of Bonhoeffer’s life, work, and historical context and what they might mean for how we understand and interpret Bonhoeffer now and in the future. Looks at issues of interpreting Bonhoeffer’s work and legacy in light of increased interest from across the theological spectrum.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. pp. 1-1
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  1. Title Page, Copyright Page
  2. pp. 2-7
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. 8-11
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  1. Editors' Foreword
  2. pp. xi-xiv
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  1. Abbreviations
  2. pp. xv-xvi
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  1. Part I. Interpretation from Historical Perspectives
  2. pp. 1-2
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  1. A. Bonhoeffer and Public Ethics in Six Nations, 1945-2010 1. Inspiration, Controversy, Legacy: Responses to Dietrich Bonhoeffer in Three Germanys
  2. pp. 3-14
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  1. 2. Bonhoeffer and Public Ethics: South Africa Notes
  2. pp. 15-24
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  1. 3. Public Ethics and the Reception of Bonhoeffer in Britain
  2. pp. 25-34
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  1. 4. Bonhoeffer and Public Ethics in the USA
  2. pp. 35-38
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  1. 5. Bonhoeffer and Public Ethics from the Perspective of Brazil
  2. pp. 39-46
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  1. 6. Bonhoeffer’s Social Ethics and Its Influences in Japan
  2. pp. 47-60
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  1. B. Translation as Bonhoeffer Interpretation 7. Cultural Elements in Theology and Language: Translation as Interpretation
  2. pp. 61-70
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  1. 8. Discovering Bonhoeffer in Translation: New Insights from the Bonhoeffer Works, English Edition
  2. pp. 71-78
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  1. 9. Bringing Voice to Life: Bonhoeffer’s Spirituality in Translation
  2. pp. 79-92
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  1. C. Historians Interpreting Bonhoeffer 10. The Bonhoeffer Legacy as Work-in-Progress: Reflections on a Fragmentary Series
  2. pp. 93-100
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  1. 11. The American Protestant Theology Bonhoeffer Encountered
  2. pp. 101-110
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  1. 12. Contextualizing Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Nazism, the Churches, and the Question of Silence
  2. pp. 111-126
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  1. 13. Dietrich Bonhoeffer in History: Does Our Bonhoeffer Still Offend?
  2. pp. 127-134
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  1. 14. Bonhoeffer and Coming to Terms with Protestant Complicity in the Holocaust, 1945–50
  2. pp. 135-144
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  1. Part II. Emerging Issues of Interpretation
  2. pp. 145-146
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  1. D. New Research in Text and Context 15. Reading Discipleship and Ethics Together: Implications for Ethics and Public Life
  2. pp. 147-154
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  1. 16. Dietrich Bonhoeffer, the Harlem Renaissance, and the Black Christ
  2. pp. 155-168
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  1. 17. Church for Others: Bonhoeffer, Paul, and the Critique of Empire
  2. pp. 169-180
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  1. E. New Theological Issues and Interpretation 18. Bonhoeffer’s Strong Christology in the Context of Religious Pluralism
  2. pp. 181-196
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  1. 19. Bonhoeffer from the Perspective of Intellectual History
  2. pp. 197-204
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  1. 20. Bonhoeffer’s Contribution to a New Christian Paradigm
  2. pp. 205-218
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  1. Epilogue 21. Bonhoeffer: Theologian, Activist, Educator. Challenges for the Church of the Coming Generations
  2. pp. 219-234
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  1. Afterword
  2. pp. 235-236
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  1. Contributors
  2. pp. 237-244
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 245-259
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  1. Back Cover
  2. pp. 277-277
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