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Author Crosby, John F., 1944-

Title The selfhood of the human person / John F. Crosby.

Published Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Press, [1996]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  126 CROS    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 313 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-308) and index.
Contents Pt. I. Selfhood. 1. The Selfhood of Human Persons as Revealed in Moral Consciousness. 2. Incommunicability. 3. Subjectivity. 4. Subjectivity and Substantiality -- Pt. II. Selfhood and Transcendence. 5. Subjectivity and Objectivity. 6. Selfhood and Transcendence in Relation to the Good. 7. Moral Good and Bad -- Pt. III. Selfhood and Theonomy. 8. Finitude. 9. The Image of God in Human Persons.
Summary Crosby sheds new light on the incommunicability and unrepeatability of each human person. He explores the subjectivity, or interiority, of persons as well as the much-discussed theme of their transcendence, giving particular attention to the transcendence achieved by persons in their moral existence.
Subject Self (Philosophy)
Philosophical anthropology.
ISBN 0813208645 (cl : alk. paper)
0813208653 (pa : alk. paper)