God: Thoughts in an Age of Uncertainty

God: Thoughts in an Age of Uncertainty

by James M. Byrne
     
 

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Byrne (religious studies, Saint Michael's College) challenges readers to think creatively about God, and delineates the place of faith in postmodernity. He considers the relations between God and freedom, selfhood, culture, negative theology, vengeance, consolation, absolutism, the cosmos, and postmodernity. Along the way, he engages philosophers (Nietzsche,… See more details below

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Byrne (religious studies, Saint Michael's College) challenges readers to think creatively about God, and delineates the place of faith in postmodernity. He considers the relations between God and freedom, selfhood, culture, negative theology, vengeance, consolation, absolutism, the cosmos, and postmodernity. Along the way, he engages philosophers (Nietzsche, Kierkegaard, and Sartre), literary figures like Diamond and Price, and the Dalai Lama.

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ISBN-13:
9780826480989
Publisher:
Continuum International Publishing Group
Publication date:
07/28/2006
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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