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Ian Ker. Newman's idea of a university: some misunderstandings

Dr Ian Ker (University of Oxford)

Title: Newman's idea of a university: some misunderstandings

Ian Ker has taught both English literature and theology in universities in both the United States and Britain, where he is now Senior Research Fellow at St Benet's Hall, Oxford where he teaches in the theology faculty. He is the author and editor of more than 20 books on Newman, including the Oxford critical edition of The Idea of a University and the standard biography, which has recently been reissued in both hardback and paperback by Oxford University Press. He is also the author of The Catholic Revival in English Literature 1845-1961 and Mere Catholicism. His intellectual and literary life of G. K. Chesterton was published by Oxford University Press in April.

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