The Mystery of Hope in the Philosophy of Gabriel Marcel (1888-1973)

The Mystery of Hope in the Philosophy of Gabriel Marcel (1888-1973)

Hope and Homo Viator

eBook - 1992
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The present work is the only work in English which exclusively explores Marcel's understanding of hope. Examines hope as it relates to many categories, among them activity-act-life, anxiety-strangeness, availability-unavailability, being-having, captivity-trials, charity, communion-intersubjectivity, concrete philosophy, creativity, death, desire, despair, faith, prayer, sacrifice-suicide, and many more. Additionally the book offers a spiritual biography of Marcel based on his two essays in autobiography, a bibliography of secondary material, and appendices which index Marcel's major passages.
Publisher: Lewiston : The Edwin Mellen Press, 1992
ISBN: 9780773418059
Characteristics: 1 online resource (421 pages)


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