The Culture Of Interpretation

The Culture Of Interpretation

by Roger Lundin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0802806368

ISBN-13: 9780802806369

Pub. Date: 05/01/1993

Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company

This book offers a broad-ranging account of contemporary American culture, the complex network of symbols, practices, and beliefs at the heart of our society. Lundin explores the historical background of some of our "postmodern" culture's central beliefs and considers their crucial ethical and theological implications.  See more details below

Overview

This book offers a broad-ranging account of contemporary American culture, the complex network of symbols, practices, and beliefs at the heart of our society. Lundin explores the historical background of some of our "postmodern" culture's central beliefs and considers their crucial ethical and theological implications.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802806369
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
05/01/1993
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
0.64(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
1Diversity and Desire7
2The Culture of Interpretation31
3The Liberation of the Spirit: Art and the Inner Perspective53
4Postmodern Gnostics76
5Emerson and the Spirit of Theory104
6Hawthorne, History, and the Heart137
7The Bondage of Liberation: Marxism and the Romantic Legacy161
8Deconstructive Therapy185
9Christ, Culture, and the Romantic Quandary212
10Theory, Therapy, and the Christian236
Index266

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