In Defense of Sin

In Defense of Sin

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Baker & Taylor
Demystifies and debunks the biblical perceptions of sin, using essays by such philosophers and writers as Friedrich Nietzsche, Oscar Wilde, and Sigmund Freud to challenge the negative connotations of idolatry, greed, pride, and lust.

Baker
& Taylor

Engrossing, intriguing, insightful, and sometimes disturbing, a fascinating collection of great writers, who reflect on transgressions, both large and small, including Wilde on deceit, Freud on breaking the golden rule, Seneca on suicide, explores sin in the past and in the present.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Palgrave for St. Martin's Press, 2001
Edition: 1st ed
Description: 308 p. ; 22 cm
ISBN: 9780312239862
0312239866
Branch Call Number: 170 Ind
Additional Contributors: Portmann, John

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