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Author: Anselm, Saint Archbishop of Canterbury; Brian Davies; G R Evans; Gaunilo
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Although utterly convinced of the truth of Christianity, Anselm of Canterbury struggled to make sense of his religion. He considered the doctrines of faith an invitation to question, to think, and to learn; and he devoted his life to confronting and understanding the most elusive aspects of Christianity. His writings on matters such as free will, the nature of truth, and the existence of God make Anselm one of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Anselm, Saint Archbishop of Canterbury; Anselm, Saint Archbishop of Canterbury
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anselm, Saint Archbishop of Canterbury; Brian Davies; G R Evans; Gaunilo
ISBN: 0192825259 9780192825254
OCLC Number: 38105718
Language Note: Texts in English, translated from the original Latin; introduction in English.
Description: xxxv, 513 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Letter to Archbishop Lanfranc ---
Monologion ---
Proslogion ---
Pro insipiente = (On behalf of the fool) / by Gaunilo of Marmoutiers ---
Reply to Gaunilo ---
De Grammatico (Dialogue on literacy and the literate) ---
On truth ---
On free will ---
On the fall of the Devil ---
On the incarnation of the Word ---
Why God became man ---
On the virgin conception and original sin ---
On the procession of the Holy Spirit ---
De concordia (The compatibility of God's foreknowledge, predestination, and grace with human freedom) ---
Philosophical fragments.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Other Titles: Works.
Anselm of Canterbury, The major works
Responsibility: Anselm of Canterbury ; edited with an introduction by Brian Davies and G.R. Evans.
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Translation that collects all of Anselm's most important works in one volume. One of the most significant medieval thinkers, Anselm's determination to try and make sense of his Christian faith  Read more...

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