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Spiritual Discourse and the Meaning of Persons


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Patrick Grant
    Pages 1-22
  3. Patrick Grant
    Pages 23-45
  4. Patrick Grant
    Pages 46-67
  5. Patrick Grant
    Pages 68-89
  6. Patrick Grant
    Pages 90-113
  7. Patrick Grant
    Pages 114-133
  8. Patrick Grant
    Pages 134-156
  9. Patrick Grant
    Pages 157-176
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 177-202

About this book


Arguing that there is a close relationship between aspects of the literature of Western spirituality and evolving ideas of the person, this book charts the interaction between literature and theology in producing certain historically-conditioned interpretations of what it means to be a person.


discourse English literature Erasmus of Rotterdam Imagination interaction interpret Jesus law literature spirituality theology

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of VictoriaCanada

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