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By William E. Mann,Paul Bloom,Gareth B. Matthews,Scott MacDonald,Nicholas Wolterstorff,Paul Helm,Ishtiyaque Haji,Garry Wills,Richard Sorabji

ISBN-10: 0742542319

ISBN-13: 9780742542310

ISBN-10: 0742542327

ISBN-13: 9780742542327

certain in all of literature, the Confessions combines frank and profound mental perception into Augustine's early life in addition to subtle and beguiling reflections on essentially the most vital concerns in philosophy and theology. The Confessions discloses Augustine's perspectives in regards to the nature of infancy and the purchase of language, his personal sinful formative years, his early fight with the matter of evil, his conversion to Christianity, his puzzlement concerning the capacities of human reminiscence and the character of time, and his perspectives approximately construction and biblical interpretation. The essays contained during this quantity, by means of the most exclusive contemporary and modern thinkers within the box, insightfully discover those Augustinian issues not just with an eye fixed to historic accuracy but additionally to gauge the philosophical acumen of Augustine's reflections.

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