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Account Options Sign in. Maritain studied under Henri Bergson but was dissatisfied with his teacher’s philosophy, eventually finding certainty in the system T. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Granting the frame of reference- Thomistic Catholicism and an addition to medieval cultural values- the book presents a very interesting discussion. Sep 04, Tyler rated it it was amazing.
This unfamiliar way of discussing art is unexpectedly provocative. Ai Le rated it really liked it Dec 29, The artist is faced with an immense and lonely sea. Sarah Gutierrez Myers rated it it was amazing Sep 22, My library Help Advanced Book Search.
Quite a philosophical and artistic feat. According to Jaroslav Pelikan, writing in the Saturday Review of Literature, “He laments that in avant-garde Roman Catholic theology today he can ‘read nothing about the redeeming sacrifice or the merits of the Passion. Everything, sacred and profane, belongs to it. Please provide an email address.
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It appears “”at a time when all feel the necessity of escaping from the immense intellectual inherited from the 19th century, and of finding once more the spiritual condisie of honest work. InMaritain was honored by the French literary world with the national Grand Prize for letters.
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Art and Scholasticism
Appointed French ambassador to scholasficism Vatican inhe resigned in to teach philosophy at Princeton University, where he remained until his retirement in Eliot once called Jacques Maritain “the most conspicuous figure and probably the most powerful force in contemporary philosophy. Pellegrino Snippet scholasticsm – The sections on the purpose of art, the beauty of God, and religious art proved to be my favorite.
If you are an artist of any kind well, if you are a human you need to read this book.
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This is the type of book where I am left feeling like I only understood a fraction of the scholastiicsm because it is verbose, but because it is paradigm shifting. I could easily return to the book again and again and glean new insight.
Raymond Barfield rated it it was amazing May 21, This is the type of book where I am left feeling like I only un A delightful little book that some how managed to make me want to live virtuously and search out beautiful things.
Return to Book Page. PS somehow, he jacquea to like Erik Satie.
Although Maritain regarded metaphysics as central to civilization and metaphysically his position was Schllasticism, he took full measure of the intellectual currents of his time and articulated a resilient and vital Thomism, applying the principles of scholasticism to contemporary issues.
The art he wants for himself is Art, with all its teeth.
Everywhere there is talk about the need for greater spiritual discipline in the realm of the fine arts. Jess Swoboda rated it it was amazing Jul 14, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. What Maritain seeks is a higher dedication and a deeper religious insight into art.
Want to Read saving…. No trivia or quizzes yet. But now, all of that is being discarded, along with the idea of hell, the doctrine of creation out of sholasticism, the infancy narratives of the Maritai, and belief in the immortality of the human soul. ShelpEarl Shelp Limited preview – Eliot once called Jacques Maritain “the most conspicuous figure and probably the most powerful force in contemporary philosophy. Barros Juan Pablo rated it liked it Feb 04, In it, Maritain attacked the “neo-modernism” that he had seen developing in the church in recent decades, especially since the Second Vatican Council.
I feel like I was meant to read this book my whole life. There was a problem adding your email address.