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The plain sense of things : the fate of religion in an age of normal nihilism

Author: James C Edwards
Publisher: University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©1997.
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This study investigates the loss of religion's traditional power in a culture characterized by a "normal nihilism" - a situation in which one's commitment to a set of values is all one has and  Read more...

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Edwards, James C., 1943-
Plain sense of things.
University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©1997
(DLC) 96048047
(OCoLC)35961400
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James C Edwards
OCLC Number: 605053365
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 247 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: James C. Edwards.

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"The Plain Sense of Things is a wonderfully learned book that has much to teach us about Nietzsche, Heidegger, Kierkegaard, Thoreau, and Stevens. But it is more than that because it includes passages Read more...

 
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