By Susan A. Ross
What does it suggest to be human within the twenty-first century? Susan Ross explores this question throughout the lens of human wishes: for God, freedom, wisdom, love, and enjoyment, but additionally for energy, purchaser items, self-gratification, and funds. starting with biblical narratives of human wants, she is going directly to ponder how historic, medieval, and sleek thinkers have wrestled with some of the ways in which humans have sought achievement on the earth and in God.
The twenty-first century brings new questions and carrying on with challenges:
In an international of accelerating complexity and fragmentation, will we nonetheless speak about the self?
How have feminism and new pondering sexuality replaced the methods we predict approximately ourselves?
How can we retain our humanity within the face of enormous human evil?
What do the findings of technological know-how say approximately our strong point as human beings?
Anthropology: looking mild and wonder deals a direction throughout the many conflicting perspectives of humanity, suggesting a fuller approach to life as we strive to persist with the instance of Jesus.
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