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Louis Dupré and Paul Levesque

Louis Dupré & Paul Levesque

Louis K. Dupré is T. L. Riggs Professor Emeritus of Philosophy of Religion at Yale University (active 1973-1998). He has written over a dozen books, and edited another six. From 1952 to the present, he has published over 150 original articles in a variety of academic and scholarly journals.In "retirement" he is working on the third part of his trilogy: Part I: Passage to Modernity; Part II: The Enlightenment and the Intellectual Foundations of Modern Culture.

Paul J. Levesque is a Professor in the Department of Comparative Religion at California State University, Fullerton. A revised version of his dissertation was published as: Symbols of Transcendence: Religious Expression in the Thought of Louis Dupré, Louvain Theological and Pastoral Monographs, vol. 22. Louvain: Peeters/Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997. in print

Books written or edited by Louis Dupré

Numbers in square bracktes [ ], refer to the number listed in the complete bibliography of Louis Dupré in Paul J. Levesque, Symbols of Transcendence: Religious Expression in the Thought of Louis Dupré, Forward by Louis Dupré. Louvain Theological and Pastoral Monographs, vol. 22. Louvain: Peeters/Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997, pp. 281-367. in print

Also of interest: Peter Casarella and George Schner, eds. Christian Spirituality and the Culture of Modernity: The Thought of Louis Dupré. Eerdmans, 1998. in print

[A10] Kierkegaard As Theologian: The Dialectic of Christian Existence. New York: Sheed & Ward, 1963; reprint, London: Sheed & Ward, 1964.

[A15] Contraception and Catholics: A New Appraisal. Baltimore: Helicon Press, 1964.

[A30] The Philosophical Foundations of Marxism. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1966. limited availability

[A32] Mann, Jesse and Gerald Kreyche, general eds. Eterovich, Francis, Louis Dupré, et al., contributing eds. Approaches to Morality: Readings in Ethics from Classical Philosophy to Existentialism. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1966.

[A47] ed. and intro. Faith and Reflection, by Henry Duméry. Translated by Stephen McNiernery and M. Benedict Murphy. New York: Herder & Herder, 1968.

[A77] The Other Dimension: A Search for the Meaning of Religious Attitudes. New York: Doubleday, 1972.Reprinted abridged, New York: Seabury Press, 1979.

[A112] Transcendent Selfhood: The Loss and Rediscovery of the Inner Life. New York: Seabury Press, A Crossroad Book, 1976. limited availability

[A127] A Dubious Heritage: Studies in the Philosophy of Religion after Kant. New York: Paulist Press, A Newman Book, 1977. limited availability

[A154] The Deeper Life: An Introduction to Christian Mysticism. Preface by Henri Nouwen. New York: Crossroad, 1981.

[A173] Marx's Social Critique of Culture. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1983; reprinted 1985. limited availability

[A179] The Common Life: The Origins of Trinitarian Mysticism and its Development by Jan Ruusbroec. New York: Crossroad, 1984. limited availability

[A221] and James Wiseman, eds. Light from Light: An Anthology of Christian Mysticism. New York: Paulist Press, 1988. in print

[A234] and Don Saliers, eds. and intro. Christian Spirituality III: Post-Reformation and Modern. World Spirituality: An Encyclopedic History of the Religious Quest Vol. 18. New York: Crossroad, 1989, 1991. London: SCM, 1990. in print

[A248] ed. and intro. Nicholas of Cusa. Special Issue: American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 64 (Winter 1990). Washington, D.C.: American Catholic Philosophical Association, Catholic University of America, 1990.

[A274] Passage to Modernity: An Essay in the Hermeneutics of Nature and Culture. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1993. in print

[A280] Metaphysics and Culture. The Aquinas Lecture 1994. Milwaukee: Marquette University Press, 1994. in print

[A301] Religious Mystery and Rational Reflection: Excursions in the Phenomenology and Philosophy of Religion. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1998. in print

Symbols of the Sacred. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000. in print

The Enlightenment and the Intellectual Foundations of Modern Culture. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2004. in print

Religion and the Rise of Modern Culture. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2008. in print

The Quest of the Absolute: Birth and Decline of European Romanticism. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2013. in print