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Augustine, Saint

  1. Jesse Couenhoven

Published Online: 1 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781444367072.wbiee718

The International Encyclopedia of Ethics

How to Cite

Couenhoven, J. 2013. Augustine, Saint. The International Encyclopedia of Ethics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 FEB 2013

Abstract

Especially for those who read only his Confessions, it can be tempting to think of Saint Augustine (354–430) as modern.

Keywords:

  • Christianity;
  • ethics;
  • Hellenistic period;
  • metaethics;
  • philosophy;
  • autonomy;
  • free will;
  • responsibility;
  • sin;
  • theology