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Composition models of the incarnation: unity and unifying relations

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In this paper we investigate composition models of incarnation, according to which Christ is a compound of qualitatively and numerically different constituents. We focus on three-part models, according to which Christ is composed of a divine mind, a human mind, and a human body. We consider four possible relational structures that the three components could form. We argue that a 'hierarchy of natures' model, in which the human mind and body are united to each other in the normal way, and in w...

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10.1017/S0034412510000119

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, HUM, Philosophy, Philosophy NonPostholders
Role:
Author
Journal:
RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Volume:
46
Issue:
4
Pages:
469-488
Publication date:
2010-12-05
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EISSN:
1469-901X
ISSN:
0034-4125
URN:
uuid:5d16a514-28c2-4e32-a3dd-58ddcbefa3e6
Source identifiers:
146255
Local pid:
pubs:146255
Language:
English

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