2005 J. J. Thiessen Lectures: The Vice of Curiosity: An Essay on Intellectual Appetite

Book, 2006, 96 pp
Borrowed Items Ship free with Membership
"In these lectures, Griffiths seeks to develop a theology of intellectual appetite. He helps us see that our desire for knowledge is all too often informed by a distorted will that seeks to be in a position of ownership over and control of that which we claim to know. By way of alternative, he draws on Augustine and others in order to sketch out a vision of knowledge as gift and a corresponding account of skills whose cultivation would enable meaningful participation in the gifts that we have been given.
TypePrint
ExpressionLecture/Presentations
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
PublisherCMU Press
ISBN0920718779

Reserve for:

Please provide your contact information. We will check this item's availability and get back to you soon with the price and expected time of delivery.

Sorry, we are not able to process special orders for your country.