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Re: [mythsoc] Re: virtue

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  • Ted Sherman
    Actually, the online version is not the whole article. You have to purchase (or go to a library that subscribes to) the journal to get the whole article. Ted
    Message 1 of 3 , Aug 25, 2001
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      Actually, the online version is not the whole article. You have to purchase
      (or go to a library that subscribes to) the journal to get the whole
      article.

      Ted
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Ted Sherman <tedsherman@...>
      To: <mythsoc@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Friday, August 24, 2001 7:25 PM
      Subject: Re: [mythsoc] Re: virtue


      > It's available at
      >
      > http://www.christiancentury.org/features2.html#Rowling as moralist
      >
      > Ted
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: Grace E. Funk <gfunk@...>
      > To: <mythsoc@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Friday, August 24, 2001 9:18 AM
      > Subject: [mythsoc] Re: virtue
      >
      >
      > > In the Christian Century July 18-25, 2001 pp18-21, appeared a review
      > > entitled Harry Potter and the bullies : Rowling as moralist" by
      > > Catherine M. Wallace. Catherine Wallace is writer in residence at
      > > Seabury-Western Theological Seminary in Evanston, ILL, and book review
      > > editor for The Anglican Theological Review. Although Wallace says that
      > > Rowling's charcters are not "fully three-dimensional... they don't grow
      > > or change", her main thesis is that Harry must learn "how to trust and
      > > whom to trust". No help, however, with the "how". She ends with the
      > > hopeful note that bullies are ultimately losers, "because if we remain
      > > loyal, kind, and honest we will emerge victorious in the end (I wish I
      > > were sure what she means by "the end").....That is a wise and consoling
      > > lesson for kids who are feeling besieged or tormented" The whole article
      > > is well worth reading. I am intrigued by the notice of Harry Potter
      > > being taken by theological journals. I am still more intrigued that the
      > > photocopy came to me through church sources. (I may even have to read
      > > "Goblet of Fire") Grace E. Funk
      > >
      > >
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