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By Timothy M. Mosteller,Gayne John Anacker

starting with a transparent account of the historic atmosphere for The Abolition of Man and its position inside C.S. Lewis' corpus of writing, Contemporary views on C. S. Lewis' The Abolition of guy: historical past, Philosophy, schooling and technology assesses and appraises Lewis' seminal lectures, offering an intensive research of the topics and matters which are raised.

Chapters specialise in the most important components of notion together with: philosophy, traditional legislation, schooling, literature, politics, theology, technology, biotechnology and the relationship among the Ransom Trilogy. Drawing on Lewis' valuable principles, they take on questions equivalent to, is The Abolition of Man antagonistic to medical inquiry? Does Lewis offer an sufficient rational safety of traditional ethical legislation? Do the lectures tackle the philosophical questions of the twenty first century as Lewis sought to supply solutions to philosophical questions of the 20 th century?

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

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