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Augustine's philosophy of existence consists of mediation, reviewing one's earlier and workouts for self-improvement. Centuries after Plato and earlier than Freud he invented a 'spiritual workout' within which each guy and lady is in a position, via reminiscence, to reconstruct and reinterpret life's goals. Brian inventory examines Augustine's targeted approach of mixing literary and philosophical topics. He proposes a brand new interpretation of Augustine's early writings, constructing how the philosophical soliloquy (soliloquium) has emerged as a method of inquiry and the way it pertains to difficulties of self-existence and self-history. The booklet additionally offers transparent research of internal discussion and discourse and the way, as internal discussion enhances and eventually replaces outer discussion, a method of pondering emerges, coming up from historical resources and a spiritual perspective indebted to Judeo-Christian tradition.

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