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The reclamation of liberalism

The reclamation of liberalism

What conservative Fareed Zakaria and democratic-socialist James Luther Adams have in common.

John Weston 9/1/2003 September/October 2003

Power, religious faith, and social change

Power, religious faith, and social change

Two books take up the knotty challenge of citizen participation and the democratic process.

Rosemary Bray McNatt 3/1/2003 March/April 2003

Religious dialogue in a divided world

Religious dialogue in a divided world

Khaled Abou El Fadl calls for Muslim dialogue; Yossi Klein Halevi looks for interfaith partners in Israel and Palestine.

Christopher L. Walton 1/1/2003 January/February 2003

An urgent encounter with Islam

An urgent encounter with Islam

A reading list in the aftermath of 9/11.

Rosemary Bray McNatt 1/1/2002 January/February 2002

Books To Note

Books To Note

Christopher L. Walton January/February 2002

Book introduces Unitarian Universalism to young children

Theodore Parker, heretical prophet

Theodore Parker, heretical prophet

Theodore Parker did more to establish our justice-seeking heritage than anyone else, but he did so out of his own struggle to understand God.

Rosemary Bray McNatt May/June 2003

The wellspring of American nature writing

The wellspring of American nature writing

Walden remains uncannily ‘addressed to our condition exactly,’ 150 years after its publication.

Richard Higgins July/August 2004

Charles Dickens and the notion of evil

Charles Dickens and the notion of evil

Although his true villains are never redeemed, Dickens' novels demonstrate that good wins in the end.

Susan Jhirad Winter 2014

Book to note: 'Gobble, gobble'

Book to note: 'Gobble, gobble'

Award-winning illustrator, a UU, depicts lives of wild turkeys.

Sonja L. Cohen Winter 2011

Religious liberalism of America's 'founding fathers'

Religious liberalism of America's 'founding fathers'

Gary Kowalski's new book celebrates the Enlightenment faith of America's Revolutionary leadership.

Christopher L. Walton Spring 2008

'Fist Stick Knife Gun' as a graphic novel

'Fist Stick Knife Gun' as a graphic novel

Geoffrey Canada's memoir adapted by artist Jamar Nicholas.

Christopher L. Walton Winter 2010

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