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Putting on virtue : the legacy of the splendid vices

Author: Jennifer A Herdt; University of Chicago Press.
Publisher: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reveals how a distrust of learned and habituated virtue shaped both early modern Christian moral reflection and secular forms of ethical thought. This book traces a path from suspicion of virtue to  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer A Herdt; University of Chicago Press.
ISBN: 9780226327198 9780226327242 0226327191 0226327248
OCLC Number: 924934269
Description: XI, [1], 454 s. ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Jennifer A. Herdt.

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"Jennifer Herdt's book is, far and away, the best recent work in Christian ethics that we have." - John R. Bowlin, Princeton Theological Seminary"

 
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