All Things Shining : reading Western classics to find meaning in a secular age / Hubert Dreyfus and Sean Dorrance Kelly.

By: Dreyfus, Hubert L [author.]Contributor(s): Kelly, Sean (Sean D.) [author.]Language: English Publisher: New York, New York : Fress Press, 2011Edition: First Free Press trade paperback editionDescription: xi, 254 pages ; 22 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781416596165 (paperback)Subject(s): Religions | Religion | Meaning (Philosophy)
Contents:
1. Our Contemporary Nihilism --
2. David Foster Wallace's Nihilism --
3. Homer's Polytheism --
4. From Aeschylus to Augustine: Monotheism on the Rise --
5. From Dante to Kant: The Attractions and Dangers of Autonomy --
6. Fanaticism, Polytheism, and Melville's "Evil Art" --
7. Conclusion: Lives Worth Living in a Secular Age --
Epilogue.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-243) and index.

1. Our Contemporary Nihilism --

2. David Foster Wallace's Nihilism --

3. Homer's Polytheism --

4. From Aeschylus to Augustine: Monotheism on the Rise --

5. From Dante to Kant: The Attractions and Dangers of Autonomy --

6. Fanaticism, Polytheism, and Melville's "Evil Art" --

7. Conclusion: Lives Worth Living in a Secular Age --

Epilogue.

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