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Author Mathews, William A.

Title Lonergan's quest : a study of desire in the authoring of Insight / William A. Mathews
Published Toronto, Ont. : University of Toronto Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 564 pages)
Series Lonergan studies
Lonergan studies.
Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""1 Introduction: Desire and the Shaping of an Author""; ""I: TRADITIONS AND THE EDUCATION OF DESIRE: THE APPRENTICESHIP OF A PROBLEM SOLVER, 1904�1940""; ""2 Quebec Origins: A Classics Student, an Illness, and a Surprising Vocation""; ""3 Heythrop: Awakening to the Problem of Knowledge""; ""4 Puzzled in Montreal by the Depression and Plato's Ideas""; ""5 Struggling with History and Reality in Rome before the War""; ""6 Postgraduate Studies in Theology: A New Road Taken""; ""II: FINDING AND FOLLOWING THE GOLDEN CORD OF THE HEART'S DESIRE""
""15 The Breakthrough to Cognitional Structure""""16 The Mind's Desire as the Key to the Relation of Thought and Reality""; ""17 Exploring the Real Known World: A Metaphysical Beginning""; ""The Autograph, 1951�1953""; ""18 Finally Beginning in the Middle: Common Sense, Consciousness, and Self-Affirmation""; ""19 Insights into Emergent Probability""; ""20 Insights into the Dialectical Development of Common Sense""; ""21 Insights into the Irreducibility of Things""; ""22 Insights into Philosophical Method, Polymorphism, and Isomorphism""
""23 Process Metaphysics: Finality, Development, the Human Image""""24 On Mythic and Philosophical Consciousness: Truth and Its Expression and Interpretation""; ""25 The Cognitional and the Ethical""; ""26 Questions and Insights in Religion""; ""27 Introduction, Epilogue, Prefaces, Publication""; ""28 Epilogue: Recollecting the Human Mystery""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Benard Lonergan Index""; ""General Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""
""7 Economics or Cognitional Theory: Towards Desire's Decisions""""8 Insights into Phantasms as the Origins of Words""; ""9 Thought and Reality: Measuring the Kantian Bridge""; ""10 Aquinas on Cognition and Its Transcendence""; ""11 Toronto, the Operations of the Mind, and a Creative Illness""; ""12 Human Insights as Reflections of the Divine Nature""; ""III: COMPOSING INSIGHT: THE ARTISTRY OF DESIRE""; ""The Proto-Insight, 1949�1951""; ""13 1949: The Vision of the First Beginning""; ""14 Experimenting with the Insights of Mathematicians and Scientists""
Summary In Lonergan's Quest , William A. Mathews details the genesis, researching, composition, and question structure of Insight
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 533-542) and index
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Subject Knowledge, Theory of.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442676795 (electronic bk.)
9781442676794 (electronic bk.)