philip burton explores augustine x27 s treatment of language in his confessions a major work of western philosophy and literature with continuing intellectual importance one of augustine x27 s key concerns is the story of his own encounters with language from his acquisition of language as a child through his career as schoolboy orator then star student at carthage to professor of rhetoric at carthage and rome

philip burton has written a thoroughly researched book that is sure to impress any reader of augustine who appreciates both the nuances of language and the subtlety of argument weaved within augustine x27 s writings in this book burton insightfully illustrates augustine x27 s use of language and attitude towards it throughout the confessions by way of providing a thorough examination of the linguistic choices that augustine makes throughout the text

philip burton explores augustine x27 s treatment of language in his confessions a major work of western philosophy and literature with continuing intellectual importance one of augustine x27 s key concerns is the story of his own encounters with language from his acquisition of language as a child through his career as schoolboy orator then star student at carthage to professor of rhetoric at carthage and rome

quot philip burton explores augustine x27 s treatment of language in his confessions a major work of western philosophy and literature with continuing intellectual importance one of augustine x27 s key concerns is the story of his own encounters with language from his acquisition of language as a child through his career as schoolboy orator then star student at carthage to professor of rhetoric at carthage and rome

philip burton explores augustine x27 s treatment of language in his confessions a major work of western philosophy and literature with continuing intellectual importance one of augustine x27 s key concerns is the story of his own encounters with language from his acquisition of language as a child through his career as schoolboy orator then star student at carthage to professor of rhetoric at carthage and rome

burton x27 s intriguing book explores language in the confessions of augustine the topic is exemplified in action in augustine x27 s own development from infans to puer loquens to schoolboy to young rhetoric student to chattering manichee to professional rhetorician christian philosopher and ultimately to biblical exegete and preacher

philip burton explores augustine x27 s treatment of language in his confessions a major work of western philosophy and literature with continuing intellectual importance

philip burton traces the role of language in augustine x27 s career up to his reinvention of himself as a christian intellectual commentating on scripture and preaching to his flock

philip burton abstract this book argues that augustine x27 s confessions may fruitfully be read as a series of encounters with language and signs as a baby learning to speak as a schoolboy orator student professor of rhetoric and christian exegete

language in the confessions of augustine burton x27 s book touches on a number of issues concerning augustine x27 s atti tude to language and the use of language in the confessions that may throw valuable light on the analysis of specific passages in the confessions

this chapter examines augustine x27 s use of roman comedy and mime in the confessions through a consideration of a series of incidents where comic language is used it is suggested that the confessions may be read as a sort of anti comedy where the x27 happy ending x27 consists not in his lawful marriage but in his renunciation of sexuality

philip burton explores augustine x27 s treatment of language in his confessions a major work of western philosophy and literature with continuing intellectual importance one of augustine x27 s key concerns is the story of his own encounters with language from his acquisition of language as a child through his career as schoolboy orator then star student at carthage to professor of rhetoric at carthage and rome

his most recent book language in the confessions of augustine oup 2007 brings together insights from linguistics and ancient theories of language since 2002 he has been involved in two ahrc funded projects to produce a definitive edition of the old latin manuscript traditions and early citations john visit www birmingham ac uk itsee for more information

the item the confessions augustine translated and edited by philip burton with an introduction by robin lane fox represents a specific individual material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in brigham young university

as philip burton notes in this passage of the confessions the verb loquor appears for the first time augustine uses the verb loquor frequently in this work as burton discusses at length and perhaps the fact that we find its first usage in this passage reinforces the idea that speech itself is a grace or a gift as burton speaks of it

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philip burton language in the confessions of augustine oup 2007 should really be noted here and see also quot omitted translations quot below a reader x27 s companion to augustine x27 s confessions ed by kim paffenroth amp robert peter kennedy westminster john knox 2003 might be of interest to some

philip burton explores augustine x27 s treatment of language in his confessions a major work of western philosophy and literature with continuing intellectual importance one of augustine x27 s key concerns is the story of his own encounters with language from his acquisition of language as a child through his career as schoolboy orator then star student at carthage to professor of rhetoric at carthage and rome

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confessions latin confessiones is the name of an autobiographical work consisting of 13 books by saint augustine of hippo written in latin between 397 and 400 ad the work outlines saint augustine x27 s sinful youth and his conversion to christianity

request pdf on jul 1 2009 willemien otten and others published language in the quot confessions quot of augustine by philip burton oxford and new york oxford university press 2007

language in the confessions of augustine new york oxford university press 2007 new york oxford university press 2007 from the publisher quot philip burton explores augustine x27 s treatment of language in his confessions a major work of western philosophy and literature with continuing intellectual importance

editions for confessions 0192833723 paperback published in 1998 014044114x paperback published in 1961 kindle edition published in 2012 0800787

augustine was baptized by ambrose at milan during eastertide a d 387 a short time later his mother monica died at ostia on the journey back to africa a year later augustine was back in roman africa living in a monastery at tagaste his native town in 391 he was ordained presbyter in the church of hippo regius a small coastal town nearby

philip burton has 30 books on goodreads with 326 ratings philip burton x27 s most popular book is confessions books by philip burton philip burton average rating 4 13 141 ratings 22 reviews shelved 326 times language in the confessions of augustine by

sulpicius severus x27 vita martini edited by philip burton an edition of the life of martin written around 397 ce by sulpicius severus an aquitanian lawyer turned christian ascetic tells the story of a holy man who against his wishes eventually becomes bishop of tours

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quot augustine x27 s fourth century spiritual autobiography is not only a major document in the history of christianity and a classic of roman africa it also marks a vital moment in the history of western culture as augustine recounts his life he probes the great themes that others were to explore after him faith time truth identity and self knowledge with a degree of detail unmatched in

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