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By Calvin L. Troup

ISBN-10: 1481300873

ISBN-13: 9781481300872

St. Augustine of Hippo, mostly 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 conversation stay quite 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 communique 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 with reference to the heart in their work.

Augustine for the Philosophers dares to carry Augustine’s rhetoric and philosophy in dynamic stress together with his Christianity, scary severe reconsideration of Augustine, his presence in twentieth-century continental idea, and his impression upon smooth rhetoric and communique studies.

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