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The return of Christian humanism : Chesterton, Eliot, Tolkien, and the romance of history

Lee Oser
"Oser examines the twentieth-century literary clash between a dogmatically relativist modernism and a robust revival of Christian humanism. Reviewing English literature from Chaucer to Beckett, and the thoughts of philosophers, theologians, and modern literary critics, Oser challenges the assumption that Christian orthodoxy is incompatible with humanism, freedom, and democracy"--Provided by publisher
Print Book, English, ©2007
University of Missouri Press, Columbia, ©2007