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Published: 27 May 2021

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780198813521

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A Metaphysics of Love

A Philosophy of Christian Life Part III

George Pattison

  • As part of a larger three-part work it contributes to an original approach to problems of philosophy of religion/ philosophical theology
  • Offers a new approach to love focussed on the phenomenon of calling
  • Argues that love is not an extra-verbal feeling beyond language but requires language for its expression and consummation
  • Provides a new approach to the role of the family in developing Christian love
  • Includes significant discussions of classic scholars including Dante, Kierkegaard, Dostoevsky, and Heidegger