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By Calvin L. Troup

St. Augustine of Hippo, mostly thought of the best philosopher of Christian antiquity, has lengthy ruled theological conversations. Augustine’s legacy as a theologian endures. even if, Augustine’s contributions to rhetoric and the philosophy of conversation stay particularly uncharted. Augustine for the Philosophers recovers those contributions, revisiting Augustine's prominence within the paintings of continental philosophers who formed rhetoric and the philosophy of conversation within the 20th century. Hannah Arendt, Albert Camus, Jacques Ellul, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Martin Heidegger, Edmund Husserl, Jean-François Lyotard, and Paul Ricoeur are paired with Augustine in major conversations with regards to the heart in their work.

Augustine for the Philosophers dares to carry Augustine’s rhetoric and philosophy in dynamic rigidity together with his Christianity, upsetting severe reconsideration of Augustine, his presence in twentieth-century continental idea, and his effect upon glossy rhetoric and conversation studies.

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