Autor: John Locke
ISBN-13: 9780199286553
Einband: Buch
Seiten: 400
Gewicht: 741 g
Format: 232x149x38 mm
Sprache: Englisch

Vindications of the Reasonableness of Christianity

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Victor Nuovo presents the first scholarly edition of John Locke's A Vindication (1695) and A Second Vindication of the Reasonableness of Christianity (1697), in which Locke defends the New Testament and the Christian Religion against charges of heterodoxy. The texts are accompanied by a wealth of critical and contextual apparatus.
General Introduction; Textual Introduction; Introduction to Pierre Coste's French version of the Vindications; A Vindication of the Reasonableness of Christianity, &c. ; A Second Vindication of the Reasonableness of Christianity, &c.; MS Locke c. 29. fo. 99: A fragment of a defence of The Reasonableness of Christianity; Appendices; Bibliography; Index
This volume makes available for the first time critical editions of John Locke's A Vindication and A Second Vindication of the Reasonableness of Christianity, in which Locke defends his interpretation of the New Testament and of the Christian Religion against charges of heterodoxy. These works contribute greatly to our understanding of Locke's Christian commitments, which it is now recognized played an important role in shaping his philosophical opinions; they also demonstrate his sophistication as a biblical scholar, and the breadth of his theological learning. The texts are accompanied by a historical introduction explaining the origin of the works and setting them in context. In addition to a textual introduction and critical apparatus, editorial notes help to clarify the text. The volume also includes a French translation and abridgment by Pierre Coste, a Huguenot scholar, who was patronized by Locke and worked on his translations while residing in Locke's household. Thi
Autor: John Locke
Editiert von: Victor Nuovo
Victor Nuovo, Harris Manchester College, Oxford

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Autor: John Locke
ISBN-13 :: 9780199286553
ISBN: 0199286558
Erscheinungsjahr: 01.06.2012
Verlag: OXFORD UNIV PR
Gewicht: 741g
Seiten: 400
Sprache: Englisch
Sonstiges: Buch, 232x149x38 mm