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Playing with Truth

Language and the Human Condition in Pascal's Pensees

Playing with Truth( )
Author: Hammond, Nicholas G.
Series title:Modern Languages and Literature Monographs
Publication Date:Jun 1994
Publisher:Oxford University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $55.41
Book Description:

This is the first comprehensive work on Pascal to be devoted to his use of key terms depicting the central subject of the Pensées, the human condition. Giving and in-depth account of many important critical controversies of the day, as well as offering a novel and provocative insight into the persuasive purpose of the Pensées, Hammond explores such fundamental notions as language and order.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / Individual Philosophers
Religion / Christian Theology / Apologetics
Religion / Christianity / Catholic
Philosophy / Epistemology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14.3 x 22.377 x 2.121 cm
Book Weight:0.462 Kilograms

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