The Challenge to Friendship in Modernity

Written By Heather Devere
The Challenge to Friendship in Modernity
  • Publsiher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 November 2013
  • ISBN : 113530646X
  • Pages : 208 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Challenge to Friendship in Modernity

The Challenge to Friendship in Modernity
  • Author : Heather Devere,Preston King
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-11-05
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : In antiquity, it was not only Aristotle who assumed the people are more to be understood in relation to one another than as individual or solitary constructs. This examination considers the changing attitudes to friendship since antiquity....

The Challenge to Friendship in Modernity

The Challenge to Friendship in Modernity
  • Author : Heather Devere,Preston King
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-11-05
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : In antiquity, it was not only Aristotle who assumed the people are more to be understood in relation to one another than as individual or solitary constructs. This examination considers the changing attitudes to friendship since antiquity....

Special Issue on the Challenge to Friendship in Modernity

Special Issue on the Challenge to Friendship in Modernity
  • Author : Preston King
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 195
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : Download or read online Special Issue on the Challenge to Friendship in Modernity written by Preston King, published by which was released on 1999. Get Special Issue on the Challenge to Friendship in Modernity Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Varieties of friendship

Varieties of friendship
  • Author : Bernadette Descharmes,Eric Anton Heuser,Caroline Krüger,Thomas Loy
  • Publisher : Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
  • Release Date : 2011-05-18
  • Total pages : 396
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : Nahbeziehungen, die über familiäre und verwandtschaftliche Bindungen hinausgehen, haben sich zu einem vielbeachteten Thema interdisziplinärer Forschung entwickelt. Beziehungen wie Freundschaft, Patronage und soziale Netzwerke als Variationen sozialer Bindungen sind das Ergebnis unterschiedlicher historischer wie kultureller Kontexte und stellen deshalb einen wesentlichen, aber immer noch unterrepräsentierten Gegenstand interdisziplinä...

Friendship Exploring its Implications for the Church in Postmodernity

Friendship  Exploring its Implications for the Church in Postmodernity
  • Author : Steve Summers
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011-10-27
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : Is the Church a community of friends? Steve Summers explores the significance of friendship for our understanding the church today....

Challenges of Ivan Illich The

Challenges of Ivan Illich  The
  • Author : Lee Hoinacki,Carl Mitcham
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release Date : 2012-02-01
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : Original essays explore the thought and influence of philosopher, educator, social critic, and theologian Ivan Illich....

Politics in Friendship A Theological Account

Politics in Friendship  A Theological Account
  • Author : Guido de Graaff
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-09-25
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : Guido de Graaff explores the political dimension and significance of friendship, arguing that its specific contribution lies not only in its theological approach, but also in its particular focus distinguishing the 'political' from the 'social' and/or 'civic'. The book's explorations are framed around a particular story of friendship: the ...

Love Friendship and Faith in Europe 1300 1800

Love  Friendship and Faith in Europe  1300   1800
  • Author : L. Gowing,M. Hunter,M. Rubin
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2005-10-14
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : This ground-breaking volume explores the terrain of friendship against the historical backdrop of early modern Europe. In these thought-provoking essays the terms of friendship are explored - from the most intimate and erotically charged to the reciprocities of village life. This is a rich offering in social and cultural history ...

A Companion to Hobbes

A Companion to Hobbes
  • Author : Marcus P. Adams
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-10-08
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : Offers comprehensive treatment of Thomas Hobbes’s thought, providing readers with different ways of understanding Hobbes as a systematic philosopher As one of the founders of modern political philosophy, Thomas Hobbes is best known for his ideas regarding the nature of legitimate government and the necessity of society submitting to ...

Friends and Foes Volume II

Friends and Foes Volume II
  • Author : Elisabetta Viggiani,Graeme Watson
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010-02-19
  • Total pages : 130
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : The product of an international, multi-disciplinary conference at Queen’s University Belfast, the two-volume Friends and Foes series offers an illuminating investigation of the relationship between friendship and conflict by established and emerging scholars. This second volume explores the topic from political, sociological and psychological perspectives. Many of these essays ...

Carl Schmitt and the Politics of Hostility Violence and Terror

Carl Schmitt and the Politics of Hostility  Violence and Terror
  • Author : G. Slomp
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2009-05-14
  • Total pages : 182
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : Carl Schmitt's friend/enemy principle is exposed to in-depth philosophical analysis and historical examination with the aim of showing that the political follows hostility, violence and terror as form follows matter. The book argues that the partisan is an umbrella concept that includes the national and global terrorist....

The Prime of Life

The Prime of Life
  • Author : Steven Mintz
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-07
  • Total pages : 427
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : Steven Mintz reconstructs the emotional interior of a life stage too often relegated to self-help books and domestic melodramas. He describes the challenges of adulthood today and puts them into perspective by exploring how past generations achieved intimacy and connection, raised children, sought meaning in work, and responded to loss....

Human Rights and Global Diversity

Human Rights and Global Diversity
  • Author : Simon Caney,Peter Jones
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 173
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : This collection of essays explores the problems involved in combining norms that apply to all humanity with sensitivity to, and respect for, people's cultural differences....

Friendship and International Relations

Friendship and International Relations
  • Author : S. Koschut,A. Oelsner
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-10-01
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : International friendship is a distinct type of interstate relationship, and that as such, it can contribute to capture aspects of international politics that have long remained unattended. This book offers a framework for analyzing friendship in international politics by presenting a variety of conceptual approaches and empirical cases....

Canadian Intellectuals the Tory Tradition and the Challenge of Modernity 1939 1970

Canadian Intellectuals  the Tory Tradition  and the Challenge of Modernity  1939 1970
  • Author : Philip Alphonse Massolin
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Total pages : 357
  • ISBN : 113530646X
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Summary : This work analyses the development of a modern consciousness through the eyes of the most fervent critics of modernity - adherents to the moral and value systems associated with Canada's tory tradition....