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Christianity and the Liberal Values

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Redeeming the Enlightenment

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As we move further away from the historical period known as the Enlightenment, it seems the debate about its impact becomes increasingly polarized. Arguments focus on either rejecting or claiming its legacy. In this book Bruce Ward contends that the concern should be neither to reject or claim, but to see how it can be redeemed. / Ward sets up a three-sided dialogic encounter among primary thinkers and critics of modernity philosophical, theological, and literary using Rousseau, Nietzsche, and Dostoevsky to focus the discussion. Ward does not neglect other significant thinkers notably Kant, Heidegger, Tolstoy, Charles Taylor, Locke, Kafka, Ren Girard, and Martha Nussbaum but uses them to illumine the questions at issue among the primary three. Though each chapter of this book can be treated as a relatively independent reflection, the book as a whole offers innovative redemption of the Enlightenment values of equality, authenticity, tolerance, and compassion.

Redeeming the Enlightenment by Bruce Ward was published by Eerdmans Publishing Company in April 2010 and is our 55193rd best seller. The ISBN for Redeeming the Enlightenment is 9780802807618.

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Details for Redeeming the Enlightenment

Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherEerdmans Publishing Company (April 2010)
Number of Pages264
Thickness18 mm
Height226 mm
Width150 mm
Product Code2670397
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