Corners in the City of God

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Theology, Philosophy, and The Wire

By:Jonathan Tran
Pages:328
Publisher:Cascade Books
Dimensions:152mm x 229mm
ISBN:9781608998517

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David Simon’s The Wire lays out before us a city in which people struggle under the weight of poverty, political corruption, economic despair, educational collapse, and the drug trade. This volume explores the various theological, ethical, and philosophical challenges presented by The Wire. As each season of The Wire unfolds, the moral complexities of life in the city deepen, as the failures of one system have unforeseen effects in other corners of the city. Fleshing out the ongoing tension between the “earthly city” and the City of God, Corners in the City of God is a theological companion to David Simon’s masterpiece, inviting the reader to wrestle with the implications of belonging fully to the cities of the world, in all of their splendor and tragedy.

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Dimensions 229 x 152 mm
Pages

328

By

Jonathan Tran

Publisher

Cascade Books

Dimensions

152mm x 229mm

ISBN

9781608998517