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Augustine of Hippo, Selected Writings
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: Augustin (saint).), Saint Augustine (of Hippo), AUGUSTINUS AURELIUS (helgen, biskop, kirkefader- og lærer), Saint Augustine of Hippo
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher: Paulist Press

Gathers selections from St. Augustine's autobiographical Confessions, sermons on Christian life and the Psalms, and his discussion of the secular and Christian views of happiness.
Augustine of Hippo, Selected Writings
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: Agustí (sant, bisbe d'Hipona), Augustine of Hippo, Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.), AUGUSTINUS AURELIUS (helgen, biskop, kirkefader- og lærer)
Categories: Sermons, English
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher:

The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted!In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American traditions have been critically selected, translated and introduced by internationally recognized scholars and spiritual leaders.The texts are first-rate,
Education and the Pursuit of Wisdom
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Jānis (John) Tālivaldis Ozoliņš
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-08 - Publisher: Routledge

Education and the Pursuit of Wisdom examines the ways in which the timeless human search for wisdom relates to current educational practices. This book challenges the current approach of an economically-driven system preparing students solely for the workplace, and instead discusses the importance of teaching wisdom in order to enrich
Augustine of Hippo
Language: en
Pages: 568
Authors: Peter Brown
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

This classic biography was first published forty-five years ago and has since established itself as the standard account of Saint Augustine's life and teaching. The remarkable discovery of a considerable number of letters and sermons by Augustine cast fresh light on the first and last decades of his experience as
The Analysis of Virtue in Alasdair Macintyre and His View of “The Enlightenment Project”
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Benjamin Okon MSP
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-15 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

MacIntyre is greatly discontented with the nature of contemporary morality, which according to him has a form, i.e. what appears like morality, but lacks essential content. He argues that the most common feature of contemporary ethical discourse is that much of it is used to express individual preferences, which leads