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Author Tucker, Mary Evelyn, author.

Title Thomas Berry : a biography / Mary Evelyn Tucker, John Grim, and Andrew Angyal.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Berry,T TUC    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description xviii, 339 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-327) and index.
Contents Thomas Berry and the arc of history -- An independent youth -- The call to contemplation -- Studying history and living history -- The struggle to teach -- From human history to earth history -- From new story to universe story -- Evoking the great work -- Coming home -- Interlude: the arc of a life -- Narratives of time -- Teilhard and the zest for life -- Confucian integration of cosmos, earth, and humans -- Indigenous traditions of the giving earth.
Summary Thomas Berry (1914-2009) was one of the twentieth century's most prescient and profound thinkers. The first biography of Berry, this book illuminates his remarkable vision and its continuing relevance for achieving transformative social change and environmental renewal.
Subject Berry, Thomas, 1914-2009.
Catholics -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Grim, John, author.
Angyal, Andrew J., author.
ISBN 9780231176989 (hardcover ; alkaline paper) $28.95
0231176988 (hardcover ; alkaline paper) $28.95

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