TITLE

Wendell Berry's Vindication of the Flesh

AUTHOR(S)
Peters, Jason
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Christianity & Literature;Winter2007, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p317
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
This article presents views and insights of American writer Wendell Berry concerning the concept of dualism. Berry stated that a dualism that manifests itself in several ways as a cleavage, a radical discontinuity, between Creator and creature, spirit and matter, religion and nature, religion and economy, and worship and work. The author also offers information about the views of other writers regarding dualism.
ACCESSION #
24622864

 

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