Modern and American dignity : who we are as persons, and what that means for our future / Peter Augustine Lawler
- Lawler, Peter Augustine
- Wilmington, Del. : ISI Books, 
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- Physical Description:
- vi, 278 pages ; 24 cm.
- Religion and contemporary culture series
- Ch. 1. Modern and American dignity -- ch. 2. The human dignity conspiracy -- ch. 3. Human dignity and higher education today -- ch. 4. Delsol on human rights and personal dignity -- ch. 5. Tocqueville on greatness and justice -- ch. 6. 1968 in American context -- ch. 7. American nominalism and our need for the science of theology -- ch. 8. Building better than they knew: John Courtney Murray's American, Catholic view of the true foundation of our country -- ch. 9. Solzhenitsyn on the challenge of our technological civilization -- ch. 10. Our hero, Socrates -- ch. 11. Stuck with virtue in our pro-life future -- ch. 12. The future of liberalism and the future of nations: reflections on science, theology, philosophy, and the human person.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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