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The Resource Born bad : original sin and the making of the Western world, James Boyce

Born bad : original sin and the making of the Western world, James Boyce

Label
Born bad : original sin and the making of the Western world
Title
Born bad
Title remainder
original sin and the making of the Western world
Statement of responsibility
James Boyce
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyce, James
Dewey number
233/.14
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Sin, Original
Target audience
adult
Label
Born bad : original sin and the making of the Western world, James Boyce
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-250)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Original Sin in Christendom. Preface -- The father of original sin -- The contest for the Western soul -- The challenge of the Celts -- Scholars and sinners -- The forgiveness industry -- A peasant's world -- All shall be well -- The meaning of marrying a nun -- John Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion -- Spreading the word -- The Puritan foundation of modern life -- Reclaiming Augustine -- Part II: Original sin in the modern world. Preface -- A Christian enlightenment -- The perfect evangelical -- Celebrating Christian choice -- Adam Smith and market salvation -- Imperfect democracy: the founding fathers -- Original sin in an age of progress -- Freud and the science of self -- Staying positive : original sin and contemporary Christianity -- The selfish gene -- Where to for salvation? -- Beyond good or bad : a final judgement on original sin -- Appendix: Where did original sin come from?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
250 pages
Isbn
9781619024984
Lccn
2014044899
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn904399301
  • (OCoLC)904399301
Label
Born bad : original sin and the making of the Western world, James Boyce
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-250)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Original Sin in Christendom. Preface -- The father of original sin -- The contest for the Western soul -- The challenge of the Celts -- Scholars and sinners -- The forgiveness industry -- A peasant's world -- All shall be well -- The meaning of marrying a nun -- John Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion -- Spreading the word -- The Puritan foundation of modern life -- Reclaiming Augustine -- Part II: Original sin in the modern world. Preface -- A Christian enlightenment -- The perfect evangelical -- Celebrating Christian choice -- Adam Smith and market salvation -- Imperfect democracy: the founding fathers -- Original sin in an age of progress -- Freud and the science of self -- Staying positive : original sin and contemporary Christianity -- The selfish gene -- Where to for salvation? -- Beyond good or bad : a final judgement on original sin -- Appendix: Where did original sin come from?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
250 pages
Isbn
9781619024984
Lccn
2014044899
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn904399301
  • (OCoLC)904399301
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