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The Resource Augustine : Christian truth and fractured humanity, Carol Harrison

Augustine : Christian truth and fractured humanity, Carol Harrison

Label
Augustine : Christian truth and fractured humanity
Title
Augustine
Title remainder
Christian truth and fractured humanity
Statement of responsibility
Carol Harrison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Considers the social and cultural context that shaped the life and thought of Augustine. Carol Harrison shows how Augustine's beliefs in both Christian truth and human fallenness effected a decisive break with classical ideals of perfection and shaped the distinctive theology of Western Christendom
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harrison, Carol
Index
index present
LC call number
BR1720.A9
LC item number
H337 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Christian theology in context
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Augustine
  • Augustinus, Aurelius
  • Augustine
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Filosofische aspecten
  • Klassieke oudheid
  • Christendom
  • Filosofia medieval
  • Filosofia patrística
Label
Augustine : Christian truth and fractured humanity, Carol Harrison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-234) and index
Contents
Christianity and classical culture -- Wisdom and classical culture -- Res non verba: Christianity and pagan literary culture -- The nature of virtue -- Christianity and late antique society -- The church in the world -- Marriage and monasticism -- The two cities
Control code
42476615
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780198752196
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99048182
System control number
(OCoLC)42476615
Label
Augustine : Christian truth and fractured humanity, Carol Harrison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-234) and index
Contents
Christianity and classical culture -- Wisdom and classical culture -- Res non verba: Christianity and pagan literary culture -- The nature of virtue -- Christianity and late antique society -- The church in the world -- Marriage and monasticism -- The two cities
Control code
42476615
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780198752196
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99048182
System control number
(OCoLC)42476615
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