TITLE

Awakening from Nihilism The Templeton Prize Address

AUTHOR(S)
Novak, Michael
PUB. DATE
August 1994
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1994, Issue 45, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
Presents a speech by theologian Michael Novak, delivered at Westminster Abbey in England, on May 5, 1994. Lessons related to social revolution that occurred during the 20th century; Example of a practical discovery brought about by modernity; Two types of liberty.
ACCESSION #
17734444

 

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