Between Philosophy and Theology: Contemporary by Christophe Brabant,Christophe, Dr Brabant,Lieven, Prof Dr

By Christophe Brabant,Christophe, Dr Brabant,Lieven, Prof Dr Boeve

Long earlier the time whilst philosophers from assorted views had joined the funeral procession that declared the demise of God, a renewed curiosity has arisen in regard to the questions of God and faith in philosophy. The flip to secularization has produced its personal opposing strength. even though they declared themselves from the beginning as no longer being spiritual, thinkers corresponding to Derrida, Vattimo, Zizek, and Badiou have still maintained an curiosity in religion.

This booklet brings a few of these philosophical perspectives jointly to provide an summary of the philosophical scene in its dealings with faith, but additionally to maneuver past the outsider's standpoint. Reflecting on those philosophical interpretations from a primary theological standpoint, the authors become aware of in what manner those interpretations can problem an realizing of present day religion. Bringing jointly thinkers with a longtime popularity - Kearney, Caputo, Ward, Desmond, Hart, Armour - in addition to younger students, this ebook demanding situations a variety of views by means of placing them in a brand new context.

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