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Catholic Ideas for a Secular World. What does human life look like without the imposing presence of the state? Throughout, Manent suggests alternatives and criticisms, some by way of contrasts with other thinkers, some in his own name. This is philosophical engagement at a very high level. Mary's Seminary and University. He has translated a number of works in French thought, especially political philosophy. It stands out brilliantly among works in the history of ideas in form and in content.
Add to Wishlist. This compilation features the best of his brief, highly readable reflections on poetry, philosophy, theology, law, literature, education, and world exploration. Remarkably modern in their views, the essays continue to resonate with readers as their author bemoans his failing memory, criticizes his culture's obsession with celebrity, and attempts to pursue a more spiritual life. Abounding in aphorisms and anecdotes, enlivened by wordplay and a delightful folksiness, Montaigne's writings constitute a celebration of literacy, friendship, and joie de vivre. Dover Original.
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