Benjamin Jowett, (born April 15, 1817, London, England—died October 1, 1893, Headley Park, Hampshire), British classical scholar, considered to be one of the greatest teachers of the 19th century.He was renowned for his translations of Plato and as an outstanding tutor of great influence who became master of Balliol College, Oxford. Jowett was educated at St. Paul’s School, London, and.
Benjamin Jowett, (born April 15, 1817, London, England--died October 1, 1893, Headley Park, Hampshire), British classical scholar, considered to be one of the greatest teachers of the 19th century.He was renowned for his translations of Plato and as an outstanding tutor of great influence who became master of Balliol College, Oxford.
Essays and Reviews, published in 1860, is a collection of seven essays on religion, covering such topics as the Biblical researches of the German critics, the evidences of Christianity, religious thought in England, and the cosmology of Genesis.Essays and Reviews is a collection of seven articles that appeared in 1860, sparking a Victorian culture war that lasted for at least a decade. With pieces written by such prominent Oxford and Cambridge intellectuals as Benjamin Jowett, Mark Pattison, Baden Powell, and Frederick Temple (later archbishop of Canterbury), the volume engaged the relations between religious faith and current topics.Biography. Source: Wikipedia. Benjamin Jowett was born on April 15, 1817, at Camberwell, London. He was educated at St. Paul's School and Balliol College. In 1838, while still an undergraduate, he achieved the unusual distinction of being elected a fellow of Balliol. He received his bachelor's degree in 1839 and his master's in 1842, and in the same year he was ordained a deacon in the.
This third volume in the Collected Works of Florence Nightingale reports her controversial theological essays (only two of which have been previously published) and a great array of correspondence, from such Roman Catholics as Cardinal Manning and the Reverend Mother of the Sisters of Mercy of Bermondsey to the liberal Protestant Benjamin Jowett, evangelicals and missionaries.Read More
Benjamin Jowett and the Christian Religion. Peter Hinchliff Print publication date: 1987. 9 After Jowett; END MATTER; Bibliography; Index; Subject(s) in Oxford Scholarship Online. Church History; Religion; Show Summary Details. Title Pages; Dedication; Acknowledgements; 1 The Early Jowett; 2 Education and Reform; 3 The Pauline Commentaries; 4 Essays and Reviews; 5 Master; 6 A Liberal.Read More
Plato Six Pack 2 - The Republic, Timaeus, Critias, Meno, Plato essay and Plato Biography (Illustrated) eBook: Plato, Emerson, Ralph Waldo, Hubbard, Elbert, Jowett.Read More
This book identifies the religious ideas and traces the theological development of Benjamin Jowett (1817-93), outstanding 19th-century educator and master of Balliol College, Oxford. Although it is commonly believed that Jowett abandoned theology following the publication of the controversial collection Essays and Reviews, to which he was a contributor, the author argues that Jowett continued.Read More
Benjamin Jowett, Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford (later Master). Essays and Reviews sold 22,000 copies in two years, more than Origin of Species sold in its first twenty years. It sparked five years of increasingly polarized debate with books and pamphlets furiously contesting the issues. Today the essay topics and conclusions may seem innocuous, but at the time, the essays were described.Read More
The volume was capped by Benjamin Jowett's tremendous though wayward essay “On the Interpretation of Scripture,” in which he urged that the Bible be read “like any other book” and made an impassioned plea for freedom of scholarship. Little of all this was original, though it was new to most Englishmen. It was not the cutting edge of biblical scholarship; rather, it was the last gasp of.Read More
A Tale of Two Controversies: Darwinism in the Debate over “Essays and Reviews” - Volume 63 Issue 1 - Josef L. Altholz.Read More
Florence Nightingaleas Theology: Essays, Letters and Journal Notes by Lynn McDonald, 9780889203716, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.Read More
Benjamin Jowett has 491 books on Goodreads with 49903 ratings. Benjamin Jowett’s most popular book is Thomas Middleton Revisited.Read More
Essays and Reviews, edited by John William Parker, published in March 1860, is a broad-church volume of seven essays on Christianity. The topics covered the biblical research of the German critics, the evidence for Christianity, religious thought in England, and the cosmology of Genesis.Read More