Evil and the Augustinian Tradition
By (author) Charles T. Mathewes
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Evil and the Augustinian Tradition by Charles T. Mathewes
Book DescriptionThis explores the 'family biography' of the Augustinian tradition by looking at Augustine's work and its development in the writings of Hannah Arendt and Reinhold Niebuhr. Mathewes argues that the Augustinian tradition offers us a powerful, though commonly misconstrued, proposal for understanding and responding to evil's challenges. The book casts light on Augustine, Niebuhr and Arendt, as well as on the problem of evil, the nature of tradition, and the role of theological and ethical discourse in contemporary thought.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521035446
(228mm x 152mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 12-Feb-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Charles T. Mathewes
Understanding Religious Ethics, Hardback (March 2010)
This introduction to religious ethics focuses on the major forms of ethical reasoning encompassing the three Abrahamic religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Mathewes considers both ethical reasoning and how that reasoning reveals insights into a religious tradition.
Prophesies of Godlessness, Paperback (October 2008)
Prophesies of Godlessness explains patterns in how Americans, from the Puritans to the present, have imagined and disseminated prophesies for and against "godlessness." The book identifies and analyzes surprising continuities among those prophesies throughout American history and among thinkers of surprisingly diverse political and religious views.
Theology of Public Life, Paperback (October 2008)
Charles T. Mathewes explores the religious benefits and challenges of public engagement for Christian believers.
Evil and the Augustinian Tradition, Hardback (September 2001)» View all books by Charles T. Mathewes
This book focuses on Christian interpretations of evil, beginning with Augustine and culminating in Niebuhr.
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Author Biography - Charles T. Mathewes
Charles T. Mathewes is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia, where he teaches theology, ethics, and religion and culture. He has published in The Journal of Religious Ethics, Modern Theology, The Journal of Religion, Anglican Theological Review and The Hedgehog Review.
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