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Harvey Cox is Victor S. Thomas Professor of Divinity at Harvard University where he received his Ph.D. in 1963. His research and teaching interests are in urbanization; theological developments in world Christianity; and the ministry of the church in global setting, especially Latin America. He is the author of several books including The Secular City (1965), Religion in the Secular City (1984), The Silencing of Leonardo Boff: Liberation Theology and the Future of World Christianity (1988), Many Mansions: A Christian's Encounters with Other Faiths (1988), and Fire From Heaven: The Rise of Pentecostal Spirituality and the Reshaping of Religion in the Twenty-First Century (1995).


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