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By Timothy M. Mosteller,Gayne John Anacker

starting with a transparent account of the ancient surroundings for The Abolition of Man and its position inside C.S. Lewis' corpus of writing, Contemporary views on C. S. Lewis' The Abolition of guy: heritage, Philosophy, schooling and technology assesses and appraises Lewis' seminal lectures, offering a radical research of the subjects and matters which are raised.

Chapters concentrate on the foremost parts of idea together with: philosophy, normal legislations, schooling, literature, politics, theology, technological know-how, biotechnology and the relationship among the Ransom Trilogy. Drawing on Lewis' significant rules, they take on questions comparable to, is The Abolition of Man adverse to clinical inquiry? Does Lewis offer an enough rational safeguard of usual ethical legislations? Do the lectures handle the philosophical questions of the twenty first century as Lewis sought to supply solutions to philosophical questions of the twentieth century?

Dealing with subject matters throughout a number of parts of human inquiry, the authors carry services from their respective fields to undergo at the center concerns raised in Lewis' lectures. the result's an interdisciplinary strategy that gives the 1st finished scholarly remedy of The Abolition of Man, the most debated of Lewis' works.

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