Augustine for the Philosophers (Studies in Rhetoric and - download pdf or read online

By Calvin L. Troup

St. Augustine of Hippo, principally thought of the best philosopher of Christian antiquity, has lengthy ruled theological conversations. Augustine’s legacy as a theologian endures. even though, Augustine’s contributions to rhetoric and the philosophy of verbal exchange stay fairly uncharted. Augustine for the Philosophers recovers those contributions, revisiting Augustine's prominence within the paintings of continental philosophers who formed rhetoric and the philosophy of conversation within the 20th century. Hannah Arendt, Albert Camus, Jacques Ellul, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Martin Heidegger, Edmund Husserl, Jean-François Lyotard, and Paul Ricoeur are paired with Augustine in major conversations on the subject of the heart in their work.

Augustine for the Philosophers dares to carry Augustine’s rhetoric and philosophy in dynamic stress along with his Christianity, upsetting critical reconsideration of Augustine, his presence in twentieth-century continental suggestion, and his impact upon smooth rhetoric and communique studies.

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