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By George Lawless,Robert Dodaro

Augustine of Hippo (AD 354-430) is arguably the main arguable Christian philosopher in historical past. His positions on philosophical and theological issues were the themes of severe scrutiny and feedback from his lifetime to the present.
Augustine and his Critics gathers twelve experts' responses to trendy criticisms of his proposal, protecting: own and spiritual freedom; the self and God; sexuality, gender and the physique; spirituality; asceticism; cultural stories; and politics.
Stimulating and insightful, the gathering bargains forceful arguments for overlooked old, philosophical and theological views that are at the back of a few of Augustine's such a lot unpopular convictions.

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