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Moral Creativity: Paul Ricoeur and the Poetics of Possibility

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In Moral Creativity, John Wall argues that moral life and thought are inherently and radically creative. Human beings are called by their own primordially created depths to exceed historical evil and tragedy through the ongoing creative transformation of their world. This thesis challenges ancient Greek and biblical separations of ethics and poetic image-making, as well as contemporary conceptions of moral life as grounded in abstract principles or preconstituted traditions. Taking as his point of departure the poetics of ...

Moral Creativity: Paul Ricoeur and the Poetics of Possibility 2005, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195182569

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