Christianity and Modern European Literature

Christianity and Modern European Literature

by Daniel Murphy
     
 
This book examines the writings of twelve authors: Dostoevsky, Akhmatova, Tolstoy, Unamuno, Mauriac, Eliot, Auden, Pasternak, Mandelstam, White, Milosz and Brodsky. Some represent positions, for example, that are distinctively Catholic, Protestant or Eastern Orthodox; others stand for a strictly non-institutional Christianity, indeed suggest that the universality of

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This book examines the writings of twelve authors: Dostoevsky, Akhmatova, Tolstoy, Unamuno, Mauriac, Eliot, Auden, Pasternak, Mandelstam, White, Milosz and Brodsky. Some represent positions, for example, that are distinctively Catholic, Protestant or Eastern Orthodox; others stand for a strictly non-institutional Christianity, indeed suggest that the universality of Christian truth can only be maintained by transcending its historic inheritance of denominational divisiveness.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851822959
Publisher:
Four Courts Press
Publication date:
04/05/1997
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

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