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Tables of Contents for Theories of Culture
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Foreword
vii
2
Paul Lakeland
Preface
ix
 
Part One: The Notion of Culture
3
58
1. The History of "Culture"
3
22
The Cultured Person
Cultured Society
Cultural Evolutionism
Transition to an Anthropological Sense
2. The Modern Meaning of Culture
25
13
Basic Elements
Methods of Study and the Object They Construct
Aims of Analysis
3. Criticism and Reconstruction
38
23
Criticisms
Reconstruction
Part Two: Culture and Theology
61
115
4. The Nature and Tasks of Theology
61
32
Theology as a Part of Culture
Theology in Everyday Life and as a Specialized Activity
Academic Theology in Relation to the Everyday
The Basic Operations of Both
5. Christian Culture and Society
93
27
Christian Identity in Social Terms
Christian Identity in Virtue of a Cultural Boundary
6. Commonalities in Christian Practice
120
36
Shared Conceptions vs. Shared Concerns
Tradition
Rules
Style
Christian Identity as a Task
7. Diversity and Creativity in Theological Judgment
156
20
The Interpretation of Diversity
Implications for Theological Creativity
Is the Idea of Cultural Conditioning Necessarily Conservative?
The Proper Mean
Notes
176
16
Recommended Reading
192
2
Index
194