The destiny of man. [Translation from the Russian by Natalie Duddington].

New York, Harper [1960] .

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Standard Title Onaznachenii cheloveka. English
Subjects Christian ethics -- Orthodox Eastern authors.
Philosophie et religion.
Series Harper torchbooks. Cloister library ; TB61.
Description viii, 310 pages 21 cm.
Copyright Date [1960]
Contents I. Principles : 1. The problem of ethical knowledge : Philosophy, science and religion ; Subject and object ; Objectification in knowledge. The task of ethics ; The fundamental problem of ethics ; The criterion for good and evil. -- 2. The origin of good and evil : God and man ; The fall ; The origin of good and evil. -- 3. Man : The problems of philosophical anthropology ;Types of anthropological theory. Personalism ; Personality and individuality ; Personality and society. Sex ; The masculine and the feminine ; The conscious and the unconscious ; Freedom of will and ethics.
II. Morality on this side of good and evil : 1. The ethics of law : The dualism of good and evil ; The primitive moral consciousness ; The social character of the law ; Normative ethics ; Pharisaism. -- 2. The ethics of redemption : The good under grace ; The morality of the Gospel and the morality of the Scribes and Pharisees ; The Christian attitude to the sinful and the wicked ; The Christian morality as the morality of strength ; Suffering ; Asceticism ; Love. The Gospel message of the kingdom of God. -- 3. The ethics of creativeness : The nature of creativeness ; The creatively individual character of moral acts ; The part of imagination in the moral life ; The ethics of energy. -- 4. Concrete problems of ethics : The tragic and paradoxical character of the moral life ; On truth and falsehood ; Conscience and freedom ; The critique of pure conscience. Fear, terror and anguish ; The dull and the commonplace ; Phantasms. Love and compassion ; The state, revolution and war ; The social question, labor and technical progress ; Sex, marriage and love ; Human ideals ; The doctrine of gifts. Symbolism and realism in ethics.
III. Of the last things; eschatological ethics : 1. Death and immortality -- 2. Hell -- 3. Paradise: beyond good and evil.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)266250
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