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By David J. Hawkin

during this re–examination of the roots of the connection among faith and technology, David Hawkin specializes in the concept 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 relatively worthy is Professor Hawkin’s evaluation of the theological, philosophical, political, mental, and sociological works that experience shaped our principles of the character of either Christianity and modernity — Reimarus, Strauss, Schweitzer, and Bultmann at the quest for the old Jesus; Bauer and Turner on Christian religion and perform; Machiavelli, Nietzsche, Darwin, Freud, and Marx on our historicity; Gogarten, Cox, and Bonhoeffer who verify our autonomy within the technological approach; Ellul and George who deny it.

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