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Beauty For Truth's Sake: On the Re-Enchantment of Education

Beauty For Truth's Sake: On the Re-Enchantment of Education

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:Based in the riches of Christian worship and tradition, this brief, eloquently written introduction to Christian thinking and worldview helps readers put back together again faith and reason, truth and beauty, and the fragmented academic disciplines. By reclaiming the classic liberal arts and viewing disciplines such as science and mathematics through a poetic lens, the author explains that unity is present within diversity. Now repackaged with a new foreword by Ken Myers, this book will continue to benefit parents, homeschoolers, lifelong learners, Christian students, and readers interested in the history of ideas.

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:Based in the riches of Christian worship and tradition, this brief, eloquently written introduction to Christian thinking and worldview helps readers put back together again faith and reason, truth and beauty, and the fragmented academic disciplines. By reclaiming the classic liberal arts and viewing disciplines such as science and mathematics through a poetic lens, the author explains that unity is present within diversity. Now repackaged with a new foreword by Ken Myers, this book will continue to benefit parents, homeschoolers, lifelong learners, Christian students, and readers interested in the history of ideas.
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Meet the Author

Stratford Caldecott

Caldecott is founder and Director of the Centre of Faith & Culture, Plater College, Oxford.

Table Of Contents

  • :contents
    foreword By Ken Myers
    introduction: "to Sing With The Universe"
    1. The Tradition Of The Four Ways
    the Great Tradition
    adapting The Medieval Model
    beauty For Truth's Sake
    beauty On The Cross
    2. Educating The Poetic Imagination
    "a Beauty Which Defies Time"rediscovering Poetic Knowledge
    the Symbolic Cosmos
    a Key To Ancient Mysteries
    3. The Lost Wisdom Of The World
    sacred Number
    beyond Pythagoras
    irrational Beauty
    phi And The Natural Numbers
    symmetry
    4. The Golden Circle
    a Journey Into God
    theology Of The Trinity
    in Search Of The Logos
    geometry As Prophecy
    the Golden Circle
    5. "quiring To The Young-eyed Cherubims"
    good Vibrations
    humane Architecture
    at Home In The Cosmos
    secrets Of The Sky
    the End Of The Road
    6. The Liturgical Consummation Of Cosmology
    the Construction Of Modernity
    a Sense Of The Sacred
    liturgy As Remembering To Give
    an Education In Beauty
    the Holy City
    conclusion: Beyond Faith And Reason
    bibliography
    index

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  • Catalogue Code 471421
  • Product Code 9781587434020
  • ISBN 1587434024
  • EAN 9781587434020
  • Pages 160
  • Department Ministry
  • Category Education
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Brazos Press
  • Publication Date May 2017
  • Sales Rank #76727
  • Dimensions 215 x 139 x 10 mm
  • Weight 0.190kg

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