Augustine's Invention of the Inner Self: The Legacy of a Christian Platonist (Hardback)Philip Cary (author)
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Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Number of pages: 232
Weight: 560 g
Dimensions: 242 x 162 x 23 mm
... a thought-provoking work that should be taken seriously by American evangelicals, who are often more Platonic than they realize. * Bibliotheca Sacra *
Cary's case is set out step by step with a persuasive clarity, close reading of crucial texts, wide learning in respect to relevant scholarly literature, remarkably shrewd judgement on many very difficult and much controverted cruxes of interpretation. * Journal of Ecclesiastical History *
... the claims Cary makes for Augustine are unsurpassed and his judgements are of astonishing breadth. * Journal of Ecclesiastical History *
... well written ... commendable and definitely worth reading. * Religious Studies *
... a first-rate study of the influences on the great bishop and the innovations he made to his intellectual/spiritual inheritance ... the reader is in for a treat. * Theology Today *
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