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Walter Brueggemann

American theologian


Why is this person notable and influential?

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Walter Brueggemann is an American Protestant Old Testament scholar and theologian who is widely considered one of the most influential Old Testament scholars of the last several decades. He is an important figure in modern progressive Christianity whose work often focuses on the Hebrew prophetic tradition and sociopolitical imagination of the Church. He argues that the Church must provide a counter-narrative to the dominant forces of consumerism, militarism, and nationalism.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Eden Theological Seminary

Seminiary in Missouri

Union Theological Seminary

Independent, ecumenical, Christian seminary in New York City

Saint Louis University

Private research university with campuses in St. Louis, Missouri, and Madrid, Spain

Columbia Theological Seminary

Theological seminary in the state of Georgia in the United States of America

Elmhurst University

Private liberal arts college in Elmhurst, Illinois, United States

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#192 World Rank
Religious Studies
#20857 World Rank
#31929 World Rank
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#67406 World Rank
Political Science
#109649 World Rank
#225781 World Rank
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