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Published: 01 April 2021

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780198849094

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Fallenness and Flourishing

Hud Hudson

Oxford Studies in Analytic Theology

  • Offers two independent defenses of the philosophy of pessimism
  • Focuses on the noetic effects of sin, self-love, and self-deception as the causes of widespread unhappiness and failures to flourish, while highlighting the classic vice known as sloth in this process
  • Articulates and defends a unique role for the virtue of obedience in the pursuit of happiness and well-being