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By Timothy M. Mosteller,Gayne John Anacker

starting with a transparent account of the ancient atmosphere for The Abolition of Man and its position inside of C.S. Lewis' corpus of writing, Contemporary views on C. S. Lewis' The Abolition of guy: heritage, Philosophy, schooling and technological know-how assesses and appraises Lewis' seminal lectures, supplying a radical research of the subjects and matters which are raised.

Chapters concentrate on the most important components of idea together with: philosophy, average legislations, schooling, literature, politics, theology, technological know-how, biotechnology and the relationship among the Ransom Trilogy. Drawing on Lewis' imperative rules, they take on questions reminiscent of, is The Abolition of Man adversarial to medical inquiry? Does Lewis supply an enough rational security of traditional ethical legislations? Do the lectures deal with the philosophical questions of the twenty first century as Lewis sought to supply solutions to philosophical questions of the twentieth century?

Dealing with subject matters throughout a number of parts of human inquiry, the authors carry services from their respective fields to endure at the middle matters raised in Lewis' lectures. the result's an interdisciplinary technique that gives the 1st accomplished scholarly remedy of The Abolition of Man, some of the most debated of Lewis' works.

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Starting with a transparent account of the old atmosphere for The Abolition of guy and its position inside C. S. Lewis' corpus of writing, modern views on C. S. Lewis' The Abolition of guy: heritage, Philosophy, schooling and technology assesses and appraises Lewis' seminal lectures, delivering a radical research of the topics and matters which are raised.

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