Philosophy and Theology of Beauty

RGT5728HF  L0101
Offered in Fall 2009  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2008 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

This course explores philosophical method for a theology of beauty. It takes Balthasar's assessment of the loss of beauty as a philosophical and theological reality as a context to survey the implications and the conditions for its recovery. Issues such as the nature of beauty, aesthetic experience/perception, judgments, the beauty of God/Christ, and other cultural notions of beauty will be considered. It will also investigate Lonergan's philosophy as a basis for theological aesthetics.

Schedule: Tuesday, 16:30 to 18:30
Instructors: John Dadosky
Other Information: First Semester · One Credit

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