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A Parliament of Souls: Limits and Renewals 2

Stephen R. L. Clark


This book is part of a trilogy based on the Stanton Lectures in the Philosophy of Religion delivered at the University of Cambridge in 1986–8. This second volume attempts to restate a traditional philosophy of mind, drawing upon philosophical and poetic resources that are often neglected in modern and post-modern thought, and emphasizing the moral and political implications of differing ‘philosophies of mind and value’. The book presents a study of the soul as it has traditionally been conceived and as it can be understood through imaginative attention to our changing moods, beliefs, and fears ... More

Keywords: mind, soul, liberal values, rational thought, individual autonomy, death, philoprogenitive gene, values, body–mind problem

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1990 Print ISBN-13: 9780198242369
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198242369.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Stephen R. L. Clark, author
University of Liverpool
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