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Theory of the Person by Antonio Mercurio

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Theory of the Person
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Publisher: Sophia University of Rome
ISBN-13: 9788895806051
Number of pages: 106

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Do we really know what meaning to give to the term PERSON? In this book, the author proposes, through an in depth dialog with the students of the S.U.R. (Sophia University of Rome), the following answer: a PERSON is a spiritual, unifying principle that is endowed with its own freedom and its own identity, it is an end unto itself and unto no other, and its constituent elements are the ability to love oneself and to love others.

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