Augustine for the Philosophers (Studies in Rhetoric and by Calvin L. Troup

By Calvin L. Troup

St. Augustine of Hippo, principally thought of the best philosopher of Christian antiquity, has lengthy ruled theological conversations. Augustine’s legacy as a theologian endures. despite the fact that, Augustine’s contributions to rhetoric and the philosophy of conversation stay quite 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 verbal exchange 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 pressure along with his Christianity, upsetting critical reconsideration of Augustine, his presence in twentieth-century continental suggestion, and his effect upon sleek rhetoric and communique studies.

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