Radical Orthodoxy

Radical Orthodoxy

by John Milbank
     
 

Radical Orthodoxy is a remarkable collection of papers that aims to reclaim the world by situating concerns and activities within a theological framework.See more details below

Overview

Radical Orthodoxy is a remarkable collection of papers that aims to reclaim the world by situating concerns and activities within a theological framework.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415196987
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/15/1998
Series:
Routledge Radical Orthodoxy Series
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)
Lexile:
1550L (what's this?)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

John Milbank is Reader in Philosophical Theology at Cambridge University and Fellow of Peterhouse. His previous publications include Theology and Social Theory, and The World Made Strange. Catherine Pickstock is Research Fellow at Emmanuel College, cambridge. Her previous publications include After Writing: On the Liturgical Consummation of Philosophy. Graham ward is Dean of Peterhouse, Cambridge. His previous publications include Barth, Derrida, and the Language of Theology and Theology and Contemporary Critical Theory.

Table of Contents

List of contributors
Acknowledgements
Introduction: Suspending the material: the turn of radical orthodoxy1
1Knowledge: The theological critique of philosophy in Hamann and Jacobi21
2Revelation: The false legacy of Suarez38
3Language: Wittgenstein after theology64
4Nihilism: Heidegger and the grounds of redemption91
5Desire: Augustine beyond Western subjectivity109
6Friendship: St. Anselm, theoria and the convolution of sense127
7Erotics: God's sex143
8Bodies: The displaced body of Jesus Christ163
9The City: Beyond secular parodies182
10Aesthetics: The theological sublime201
11Perception: From modern painting to the vision in Christ220
12Music: Soul, city and cosmos after Augustine243
Index278

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