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Theologically Engaged Anthropology

J. Derrick Lemons


This book emerged out of a three-year John Templeton grant sponsored collaboration between anthropologists and theologians who sought to discover frameworks which allow for a productive interchange between anthropologists and theologians. To these discussions, theologians brought a long history of using the intellectual and social resources of the Christian tradition to address issues of pressing concern, such as the nature and value of cultural and personal change, the ways meaningful lives are constructed, the nature of human morality, and the means by which ultimate concerns inform the cond ... More

Keywords: anthropology of Christianity, theological anthropology, theology, science, cultural anthropology, theory

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Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9780198797852
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2018 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198797852.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

J. Derrick Lemons, editor
Assistant Professor of Religion, University of Georgia

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