Item description for Bernard Lonergan: An Introductory Guide to Insight by Terry J. Tekippe...
Overview A first reading guide to Lonergan's Insight, emphasizing what is truly essential and central to the work.
Publishers Description Bernard Lonergan's Insight, one of the great philosophical works of the 20th century, is without question a challenging book for beginning readers. In this practical and welcome work, Terry J. Tekippe provides readers with a first reading guide, emphasizing what is truly essential and central to the book.
The plan of the guide is not to cover everything in the book, but to assign readings of only certain chapters or parts of chapters. This will allow readers to make their way through a first reading without becoming distracted.
The author provides a summary of each chapter and questions for reflection.
-- makes Lonergan accessible to non-professionals.
-- is an important teaching tool.
-- is reader-friendly.
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Studio: Paulist Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.98" Width: 6" Height: 0.36" Weight: 0.5 lbs.
Release Date Jan 7, 2004
Publisher Paulist Press
ISBN 0809141507 ISBN13 9780809141500
Availability 0 units.
More About Terry J. Tekippe
Terry J. Tekippe is a priest of the Archdiocese of New Orleans. He studied under Lonergan at the Gregorian University in Rome and has been a Lonergan Fellow at Boston College. He wrote a dissertation on Lonergan in theology (Fordham University) and in philosophy (Tulane University). He has edited the "Lonergan Studies Newsletter" and "Papal Infallibility: An Application of Lonergan's Theological Method" (1983). He published "Lonergan and Thomas on the Will: An Essay in Interpretation" (1993), and his "Theology: Love's Question" (1991) is an adaption of Lonergan's theological method for beginners.