Angels and Us by Curtis Adler

Angels and Us

byCurtis Adler

Paperback | September 15, 1993

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Mortimer Adler has always been ahead of his time. In 1982, before the current revival of interest in angels, Dr. Adler published "The Angels and Us", an engaging look at the various images and hierarchies of angels (including guardian angels). Dr. Adler, the bestselling author of "Ten Philosophical Mistakes", "Aristotle for Everybody", and "The Great Ideas", speculates on the existence of angels; why Jews, Christians, and Muslims believe in angels, and the ways angels have been viewed as objects of religious belief and philosophical thought. This is a wonderfully enlightening work on the affinities between angels and human beings.

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Born in New York, Mortimer Adler was educated at Columbia University. Later as a philosophy instructor there, he taught in a program focused on the intellectual foundations of Western civilization. Called to the University of Chicago in 1927 by President Robert Maynard Hutchins, Adler played a major role in renovating the undergraduate...

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Title:Angels and UsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.8 inPublished:September 15, 1993Publisher:Touchstone

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ISBN - 10:0020300654

ISBN - 13:9780020300656

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