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Dr. Austin's Book Receives Prize from The Character Project

Mike Austin

Michael Austin, Professor of Philosophy in Eastern Kentucky University’s Department of Philosophy and Religion, has won a prize from The Character Project for a book he co-edited with Doug Geivett, Being Good: Christian Virtues for Everyday Life (Eerdmans, 2012):

Several prizes were awarded to essays or books on character that are accessible to non-academic audiences in venues with a wide readership. Awards were made in three areas: the psychology of character, the philosophy of character, and the theology of character.  A chapter from Being Good--“Courage,” by Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung--also won an award. A full list can be seen here:

The goal of The Character Project at Wake Forest University is to advance the study of character in the fields of psychology, philosophy, and theology. The project is supported by a grant from the John Templeton Foundation.

Published on April 09, 2013

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