By David J. Hawkin
during this re–examination of the roots of the connection among faith and technology, David Hawkin makes a speciality of the idea that of autonomy as he explores the query: Is there continuity and compatibility among the autonomy that underlies Christian religion and the function of person freedom within the technological age?
What makes this paintings quite important is Professor Hawkin’s overview of the theological, philosophical, political, mental, and sociological works that experience shaped our rules of the character of either Christianity and modernity — Reimarus, Strauss, Schweitzer, and Bultmann at the quest for the ancient Jesus; Bauer and Turner on Christian religion and perform; Machiavelli, Nietzsche, Darwin, Freud, and Marx on our historicity; Gogarten, Cox, and Bonhoeffer who confirm our autonomy within the technological approach; Ellul and George who deny it.
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