The mind of God and the works of man by Edward Craig

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire] .

Written in English

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  • Philosophy, Modern.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementEdward Craig.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB791 .C73 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 353 p. ;
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2373423M
ISBN 100198249330
LC Control Number87001514

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He has held visiting appointments at the Universities of Hamburg and Heidelberg, and the University of Melbourne. His publications include The Mind of God and the Works of Man (OUP, ), Knowledge and the State of Nature (OUP, ), and he is general.

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In this original study of philosophy and its history since the early 17th century, Craig discusses the two contrary visions of humanity's essential nature--people as made in God's image, and people as autonomous creators of their own environment and values--and traces their various embodiments in philosophy.

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Get this from a library. The mind of God and the works of man. [Edward Craig] -- Craig surveys the history of modern thought and argues that it is dominated by two pictures of man. One portrays human beings as made in the image of God; the other sees us as autonomous creators of.

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