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The Way of Life: John Paul II and the Challenge of Liberal Modernity [Paperback]

By Carson Holloway (Author)
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The passing of John Paul II provoked questions about the Pope, particularly in his relation to modernity. Was he opposed to the tenets of modernity, as some critics claimed? Or did he accommodate modernity in a way no Pope ever had, as his champions asserted? In "The Way of Life," Carson Holloway examines the fundamental philosophers of modernity-from Hobbes to Toqueville-to suggest that John Paul II's critique of modernity is intended not to reject, but to improve. Thus, claims Holloway, it is appropriate for liberal modernity to attend to the Pope's thought, receiving it not as the attack of an enemy but as the criticism of a candid friend.

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Studio: Baylor University Press
Pages   189
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.2" Width: 5.84" Height: 0.61"
Weight:   0.72 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jun 25, 2008
Publisher   Baylor University Press
ISBN  1932792961  
ISBN13  9781932792966  

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Carson Holloway (Ph.D. Northern Illinois University) is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and a former William E. Simon Visiting Fellow in Princeton University's James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions. He is the author of "Magnanimity and Statesmanship" (2008), "The Right Darwin: Evolution, Religion, and the Future of Democracy" (2006), and "All Shook Up: Music, Passion, and Politics" (2000).

Carson Holloway currently resides in Omaha. Carson Holloway was born in 1969 and has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Nebraska, Omaha.

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Greatest of Dr. Holloway's Books  Feb 2, 2009
In his latest book The Way of Life, Dr. Holloway effectively argues that reverence for God and focus on Christian principles are the key foundations for the highest democratic beliefs, true respect for all human life, and to reorient ourselves to not only what is our best self-interest but also the community around us. Dr. Holloway definitely succeeds in his endeavors in this book.

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