By Adriaan Theodoor Peperzak
One among our such a lot unusual thinkers, Adriaan Peperzak has masterfully explored the connections among philosophy, ethics, faith, and the social and old contexts of human event. He bargains a private amassing of impacts on his personal paintings as publications to the makes use of of philosophy in our look for feel and which means. In concise, direct, and deeply felt chapters, Peperzak strikes from Plato, Plotinus, and the Early Christian theologians to Anselm, Bonaventure, Descartes, Pascal, Leibniz, Hegel, and Levinas. all through those conscientiously associated essays, he touches at the basic ideas-from cause and religion to freedom and tradition-that tell the questions his paintings has continually addressed, such a lot in particular these bearing on philosophy as a practice.