Books, collections, and Articles about James Luther Adams
Beach, George K. (1986) “Awakening to History: The Prophecy of James Luther Adams” in the American Journal of Theology & Philosophy, v. 7, n. 2, pp. 59-74.
Beach, George K. (2004) Transforming Liberalism: The Theology of James Luther Adams. Skinner House Books: Boston, MA.
Beach, George K. (2018) “Adams, James Luther” in the Palgrave Handbook of Radical Theology by Rodkey, Christopher and Jordan Miller (eds.), pp. 43-54. Palgrave Macmillan: New York, NY.
Belcher, Emmy Lou (1989) “Topography and Wind: An Ontology for Unitarian Universalists Based on the Work of James Luther Adams” MA thesis for the University of Detroit.
Carpenter, Victor H. (2006) “What is the Significance of James Luther Adams for Doing Social Ethics Today?” Boston Theological Institute: Newton Centre, MA.
Decker, Sandra R. (1995) “James Luther Adams as a Prophet of Liberation Theology for Religious Liberals” MA thesis for the Pacific School of Religion.
Dorrien, Gary (2006) “James Luther Adams and Unitarian Christianity” a section within Ch. 3: “Visions of LIberation: James Luther Adams, Martin Luther King, Jr., J. Deotis Roberts, Valerie Saiving, Rosemary Radford Ruether, and the Rhetoric of Emancipation,” in The Making of American Liberal Theology: Crisis, Irony, and Postmodernity, 1950-2005. Vol. III. Westminster John Knox Press: Louisville, KY.
Dorrien, Gary (2008) “James Luther Adams and Unitarian Christianity” a section within ch. 5 “Social Christianity as Public Theology: Walter G. Muelder, James Luther Adams, John Courtney Murray, and Dorothy Day” in Social Ethics in the Making: Interpreting an American Tradition. Wiley-Blackwell: Hoboken, NJ.
Engel, J. Ronald (2008) “CIVITAS IN HORTO: James Luther Adams and Lowell Welden Livezey at the Banquet Table of Chicago Citizenship,” in CrossCurrents, v. 58, n. 3, pp. 384-408.
Everett, William Johnson (1988) “On James Luther Adams” in Theology Today, vol. 45, no. 1, pp. 79-83.
Hinze, Christine Firer (1993) “Christian Feminists, James Luther Adams, and the Search for a Radically Transformative Ethics” in the Journal of Religious Ethics, v. 21, no. 2, pp. 275-302.
Hinze, Christine Firer (1996) “James Luther Adams and the U.S. Liberationists: Mutual Pedagogy for Transformative Social Ethics,” in the American Journal of Theology & Philosophy, v. 17, n. 1, pp. 71-91.
Hunt, James D. (1965) “James Luther Adams and His Demand for an Effective Religious Liberalism” dissertation for Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.
Konvitz, Milton R. (1995) “Civil Disobedience: Reflections on the Contribution of James Luther Adams” in the Journal of Law & Religion, v. 12, n. 1, p. 9.
Miller, Patrick D. (2010) “James Luther Adams as Biblical Theologian” in Theology Today, v. 66, n. 4, pp. 430-444.
Mott, Stephen C. (1995) “Memorial to James Luther Adams” in Journal of Law & Religion, v. 12, n. 1, pp. 1-2.
Muelder, Walter Geoge (1977) “James Luther Adams as Theological Ethicist” in Andover Newton Quarterly, v. 69, n. 3, pp. 186-194.
Murray, Stephen Butler (2011) “Adams, James Luther (1901-1994)” in Juergensmeyer, Mark and Wade Clark Roof (eds.) in the Encyclopedia of Global Religion, Vol. 1. Sage Publications: New York, NY.
Olliff, Kenneth (2005) “Adams, James Luther” in Shook, John R. (ed.), Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers. Thoemmes Continuum: New York, NY.
Pickering George W. (2000) “James Luther Adams: Religious Liberalism at the Intersection of History and Biography” in the American Journal of Theology & Philosophy, v. 21, n. 2., pp. 146-170.
Rowe, Septhen C. (1996) “Toward A Postliberal Liberalism: James Luther Adams and the Need for a Theory of Relational Meaning” in the American Journal of Theology & Philosophy, v. 17, n. 1, pp. 51-70.
Smith, Karen (1987) “James Luther Adams- Artist Teacher” in CrossCurrents, vol. 37, no. 1, pp. 122-124.
Spalding, John D. (1995) “Remembering James Luther Adams” in The Christian Century, vol. 112, no. 22, p. 711.
Stackhouse, Max L. (1995) “James Luther Adams: A Memorial Address” in Journal of Law & Religion, v. 12, n. 1, pp. 3-7.
Strum, Douglas (1992) “Natural Law, Liberal Religion, and Freedom of Association: James Luther Adams on the Problem of Jurisprudence, “ in the Journal of Religious Ethics, v. 20, n. 1, pp. 179-207.
Wilcox, John R. (1977) “James Luther Adams: His Contribution to Christian Ethics.” Dissertation for Union Theological Seminary in New York, NY.