The Varieties of Temporal Experience: Travels in Philosophical, Historical, and Ethnographic Time

The Varieties of Temporal Experience: Travels in Philosophical, Historical, and Ethnographic Time

by Michael D. Jackson

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780231186018
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 04/10/2018
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 1,274,741
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Michael Jackson is Distinguished Professor of World Religions at Harvard Divinity School. His Columbia University Press books include As Wide as the World Is Wise: Reinventing Philosophical Anthropology (2016) and The Work of Art: Rethinking the Elementary Forms of Religious Life (2016).

Table of Contents

Contents


Preface
The Blind Impress
Part One
Prologue
That Green Evening
The Blind Impress
The Other Side of the Tracks
Of the Woe That Is in Marriage
Manawatu
Fires of No Return
Fugue
Shots in the Dark
Recaptured
No Quarter
Escape
Starting Over
Part Two
Beyond the Call of Duty
Talking to Jack Hansen
Passing Strange
Still Life with Lading Lists
Part Three
The Remaining Pieces
Guilt and Shame
Death’s Secretary
Stories Happen
Time and Space


The Enigma of Anteriority
First Things First
Braided Rivers
Against the Grain
No Direction Home
Crossing Cook Strait
Metaphor of the Table
Destruction and Hope
Distance Looks Our Way
The Illusion of Corsica
Return to the Manawatu
Burned Places
Revenant
Te Ãti Awa
Symbolic Landscape
Two Women
The Road to Karuna Falls
Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?
Taking a Line for a Walk


Afterword
Notes
Acknowledgments
Index

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