By Mordecai Roshwald
The ideas of the brief and absolutely the are basic to man's self-perception. whereas we understand ourselves as temporary organic phenomena, with a constrained span of lifestyles, we additionally view ourselves as immaterial creatures whose personalities persist and aren't topic to alter. This unique philosophical essay surveys the totality of human event from this twin viewpoint, displaying the presence and the consistent interplay of the 2 rules within the civilizational endeavors of humanity. the writer analyzes our consistent look for absolutely the between temporary manifestations in varied domain names, corresponding to faith, philosophy, artwork, society, and politics. This quantity deals a unifying view of the nice variety of human adventure, in line with the author's perception into man's self-perception.
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The Transient and the Absolute: An Interpretation of the Human Condition and of Human Endeavor (Contributions in Philosophy (Hardcover)) by Mordecai Roshwald