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Christian metaphysics and neoplatonism

Albert Camus

Christian metaphysics and neoplatonism

by Albert Camus

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Augustine, -- Saint, Bishop of Hippo,
  • Christianity -- Philosophy,
  • Metaphysics,
  • Neoplatonism,
  • Evangelicalism,
  • Gnosticism,
  • Mysticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-139) and index

    Statementby Albert Camus ; translated and with an introduction by Ronald D. Srigley
    SeriesEric Voegelin Institute series in political philosophy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR100 .C34313 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 148 p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17247237M
    ISBN 100826217532
    ISBN 109780826217530
    LC Control Number2007024797

    His scholarly books and articles have been influential in his field. His translation of Camus’s Christian Metaphysics and Neoplatonism made available in English a previously overlooked work in Camus’s oeuvre. And his Albert Camus’s Critique of Modernity redefined the field of Camus studies. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding. Contents Acknowledgments 00 Translator's Introduction 00 Christian Metaphysics and Neoplatonism Introduction 00 Chapter One: Evangelical Christianity 00 Chapter Two: Gnosis 00 Chapter Three: Mystic Reason 00 Chapter Four: Augustine 00 Conclusion

    Book Description. The Routledge Handbook of Neoplatonism is an authoritative and comprehensive survey of the most important issues and developments in one of the fastest growing areas of research in ancient philosophy. An international team of scholars situates and re-evaluates Neoplatonism within the history of ancient philosophy and thought, and explores its influence on philosophical and. Neoplatonism. Stocksfield, UK: Acumen. E-mail Citation» A general introduction to Neoplatonism useful for undergraduate students. Treats metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of self in the thought of the predominant Neoplatonic philsophers. Tuominen, M. The ancient commentators on Plato and Aristotle. Stocksfield, UK: Acumen. E-mail.

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