The evolution of the family and the modern crisis. by Jean Vanier

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Published by Vanier Institute of the Family in Ottawa .

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SeriesPhrixos B. Papachristidis lectures,, 1969
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ5 .P5 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination25 p.
Number of Pages25
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Open LibraryOL5274416M
LC Control Number71577961

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word 'crisis' is perfectly legitimate, and indeed corresponds in part to what we think ourselves; but in part only, for our point of view is a more general one: for us it is the modern age in its entirety that is in a state of crisis, which is precisely why we entitled this book The Crisis of the Modern Size: 1MB.

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Note: This document is undergoing modification. The author intends to produce a revised and expanded version of this review. I. Introduction.

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