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C.S. Lewis Then and Now

Wesley A. Kort

Abstract

The argument of this book is that a primary goal in the work of C. S. Lewis is to articulate a Christian worldview. Lewis based this project on his positive view of culture, nature, and human relations. He addresses deficiencies in modern culture and the largely distorted relations of modernity to nature in order to restore culture as a supportive base for a Christian worldview. The book offers discussions of seven interests in Lewis's work: retrieval, reenchantment, houses, culture, character, pleasure, and celebration. The topics provide not only an analysis of Lewis's work but also a basis ... More

Keywords: celebration, character, Christian, culture, houses, nature, pleasure, reenchantment, retrieval, worldview

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2001 Print ISBN-13: 9780195143423
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003 DOI:10.1093/0195143426.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Wesley A. Kort, author
Duke University
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