Augustine's Way Into the Will: The Theological and Philosophical Significance of de Libero Arbitrio

Simon Harrison


Augustine's Way Into the Will: The Theological and Philosophical Significance of de Libero Arbitrio

Augustine's Way Into the Will: The Theological and Philosophical Significance of de Libero Arbitrio

  • Title: Augustine's Way Into the Will: The Theological and Philosophical Significance of de Libero Arbitrio
  • Author: Simon Harrison
  • ISBN: 9780198269847
  • Page: 216
  • Format: Hardcover



An original account of Augustine s theory of will, based on a close reading of his pivotal and fundamental text, the dialogue On Free Choice Simon Harrison takes Augustine s philosophical arguments and literary form seriously and so reveals a way of thinking about the will that is grounded in the individual reader s response He shows the centrality of Augustine s philosoAn original account of Augustine s theory of will, based on a close reading of his pivotal and fundamental text, the dialogue On Free Choice Simon Harrison takes Augustine s philosophical arguments and literary form seriously and so reveals a way of thinking about the will that is grounded in the individual reader s response He shows the centrality of Augustine s philosophical method, his way in to the will , as opposed to the construction of a monolithic theory of will Harrison relates the argument of On Free Choice to other key texts of Augustine s, in particular the City of God and the Confessions, and rehabilitates a widely read but often misinterpreted book to show the importance of Augustine as a major philosopher.


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