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Description - Figures in the Carpet by Wilfred M. McClay

This volume is a historical inquiry into the foundational, deceptively simple question - What does it mean to be a human person? Viewing the human person from various perspectives - law, education, business, media, religion, medicine, community life, gender, art - sixteen historians of American life explore how our understanding of personhood has changed over time and how that changing understanding has significantly affected our ideas about morality and human rights, our conversations about public policy, and American culture as a whole.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780802863119
ISBN-10: 0802863116
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 160mm x mm)
Pages: 512
Imprint: William B Eerdmans Publishing Co
Publisher: William B Eerdmans Publishing Co
Publish Date: 1-Dec-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Wilfred M. McClay

Wilfred M McClay is SunTrust Bank Chair of Excellence in Humanities and Professor History at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is a Senior Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars, Senior Fellow at the Ethics and Public Centre and a member of the National Council on the Humanities.

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