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Gravity and grace

Author: Simone Weil; Emma Crawford; Mario Von der Ruhr; Gustave Thibon
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2008.
Series: Routledge classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st complete English language editionView all editions and formats

On the fiftieth anniversary of the first English edition, this Routledge Classics edition offers the English reader the complete text of this landmark work for the first time ever.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simone Weil; Emma Crawford; Mario Von der Ruhr; Gustave Thibon
ISBN: 9780415290012 0415290015
OCLC Number: 895299194
Notes: Titlul original în lb. franceză: Pesanteur et la grâce.
Description: XL, 183 p. ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction by Gustave Thilbon Gravity and Grace Voide and Compensation To Accept the Void Detachment Imagination Which Fills the Void Renunciation Of Time To Desire Without An Object The Self Decreation Self-Effacement Necessity And Obedience Illusions Idolatry Love Evil Affliction Violence The Cross Balance And Lever The Impossible Contradiction The Distance Between The Necessary and the Good Chance He Whom We Must Love Is Absent Atheism As A Purification Attention And Will Training Intelligence and Grace Readings The Ring Of Gyges Meaning of the Universe Metaxu Beauty Algebra The Social Imprint The Great Beast Social Harmony The Mysticism of Work
Series Title: Routledge classics
Responsibility: Simone Weil ; translated by Emma Crawford and Mario von der Ruhr.


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