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George Grant and the subversion of modernity : art, philosophy, politics, religion, and education

Author: Arthur Davis
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The focus of this book is the unknown George Grant, namely, the philosophic, religious, and artistic inspiration behind his well-known public postions.

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Named Person: George Parkin Grant; George Parkin Grant; George Parkin Grant; George Grant; George Grant
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Davis
ISBN: 080200668X 9780802006684 080207622X 9780802076229
OCLC Number: 36800761
Notes: Collection of essays presented as papers given at a Grant colloquium in the summer of 1993.
Description: xv, 346 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Note on the George Grant's Unpublished Writings --
1. Introduction: Why Read George Grant? / Arthur Davis --
2. Celine's Trilogy / George Grant --
3. Why Did George Grant Love Celine? / Gerald Owen --
4. George Grant's Celine: Thoughts on the Relationship of Philosophy and Art / Edward Andrew --
5. George Grant, Nietzsche, and the Problem of a Post-Christian Theism / Ronald Beiner --
6. Justice and Freedom: George Grant's Encounter with Martin Heidegger / Arthur Davis --
7. George Grant and Leo Strauss / H.D. Forbes --
8. The Unravelling of Liberalism / Louis Greenspan --
9. Love and Will in the Miracle of Birth: An Arendtian Critique of George Grant on Abortion / Leah Bradshaw --
10. George Grant and the Theology of the Cross / Sheila Grant --
11. George Grant on Simone Weil as Saint and Thinker / Lawrence Schmidt --
12. Teaching against the Spirit of the Age: George Grant and the Museum Culture / Nita Graham.
Responsibility: edited by Arthur Davis.

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