Christianity and Culture

Author(s): T.S. Eliot
Original Publish Date: Apr 01, 2014
Product Number: EB00259718
Released: Apr 01, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780547538082
Publisher: Mariner Books
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One of our most prized writers takes a poignant look at the powerful influences of religion and culture in the Western world in these two penetrating essays. The first, The Idea of a Christian Society, examines the undeniable link between religion, politics, and economy, suggesting that a real Christian society requires a direct criticism of political and economic systems. And in Notes towards the Definition of Culture, Eliot sets out to discover the true definition of "culture," a word whose misuse and ambiguity presents a danger to the legacy of the Western world. Intellectually, Eliot was years ahead of his time, and these essays are an invaluable tool for analyzing and understanding the nature of society today.

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