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The Recovery of Wonder The New Freedom and the Asceticism of Power by Kenneth L. Schmitz
  

The Recovery of Wonder The New Freedom and the Asceticism of Power

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Synopsis

The Recovery of Wonder The New Freedom and the Asceticism of Power by Kenneth L. Schmitz

A reflection on the current thinking about our social, cultural, and natural environment and a significant advance towards a philosophy of the concrete.

Reviews

Kenneth Schmitz is a very gifted philosopher whose only fault is to have written too little and thus deprived readers of the pleasure of reading him. In an age where we have historicized human existence to the point of annihilation, Schmitz proposes a notion of freedom that can withstand the particularities of concrete situations. Christophe Potworowski, Department of Catholic Studies, McGill University


About the Author

Kenneth L. Schmitz is professor emeritus of philosophy and fellow of Trinity College, University of Toronto, associate fellow of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto, and professor of philosophy, John Paul II Institute and CUA, Washingto

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Book Info

Publication date

25th April 2005

Author

Kenneth L. Schmitz

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Publisher

McGill-Queen's University Press

Format

Paperback
152 pages

Categories

Philosophy

ISBN

9780773528581

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