After God: Richard Kearney and the Religious Turn in Continental Philosophy

After God: Richard Kearney and the Religious Turn in Continental Philosophy

by John Manoussakis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0823225321

ISBN-13: 9780823225323

Pub. Date: 03/06/2006

Publisher: Fordham University Press

Who or what comes after God? In the wake of God, as the last fifty years of philosophy has shown, God comes back again, otherwise: Heidegger's last God, Levinas's God of Infinity, Derrida's and Caputo's tout autre, Marion's God without Being, Kearney's God who may be. Sharing the common problematic of the otherness of the Other, the essays in this volume

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Who or what comes after God? In the wake of God, as the last fifty years of philosophy has shown, God comes back again, otherwise: Heidegger's last God, Levinas's God of Infinity, Derrida's and Caputo's tout autre, Marion's God without Being, Kearney's God who may be. Sharing the common problematic of the otherness of the Other, the essays in this volume represent considered responses to the recent work of Richard Kearney.John Panteleimon Manoussakis holds a Ph.D. in philosophy from Boston College. He is the author of Theos Philosophoumenos (in Greek, Athens 2004) and co-editor of Heidegger and the Greeks (with Drew Hyland). He has also translated Heidegger's Aufenthalte.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780823225323
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
Publication date:
03/06/2006
Series:
Perspectives in Continental Philosophy Series
Edition description:
3
Pages:
464
Sales rank:
1,192,790
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 5.90(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1The return to the eschaton
Epiphanies of the everyday : toward a micro-eschatology3
Toward a fourth reduction?21
Pt. 2The possible : between being and God
Enabling God39
Maybe, maybe not : Richard Kearney and God55
Hermeneutics and the God of promise78
Kearney's wager94
Is the possible doing justice to God?104
The God who may be and the God who was111
Christianity and possibility127
Quis ergo Amo cum Deum Meum Amo?139
Divinity and alterity155
On the God of the possible167
Questions to and from a tradition in disarray185
Mystic maybes208
The maker mind and its shade222
Divine metaxology231
Theopoetics of the possible241
Is God diminished if we abscond?271
Prosopon and icon : two premodern ways of thinking God279
Pt. 3Recapitulations
Desire of God : an exchange301
Richard Kearney's enthusiasm309
Hermeneutics of revelation318
God : the possible/impossible340
Kearney's endless morning355
Reflecting God362
In place of a response365

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