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Philosophy, God and Motion

Philosophy, God and Motion

1st Edition

Simon Oliver
April 10, 2013

In the post-Newtonian world motion is assumed to be a simple category which relates to the locomotion of bodies in space, and is usually associated only with physics. This book shows this to be a relatively recent understanding of motion and that prior to the scientific revolution motion...

The Possibility of Christian Philosophy: Maurice Blondel at the Intersection of Theology and Philosophy

The Possibility of Christian Philosophy: Maurice Blondel at the Intersection of Theology and Philosophy

1st Edition

Adam C. English
April 17, 2012

This is the first to book to explore Blondel's entire body of work and provides an introduction to his life and writings and their relevance to the debates surrounding the radical orthodoxy identity. Detailing Blondel's impressive research output during the first half of the twentieth...

Truth in the Making: Creative Knowledge in Theology and Philosophy

Truth in the Making: Creative Knowledge in Theology and Philosophy

1st Edition

Robert C. Miner
September 18, 2003

Is knowing a purely passive reception of something concrete outside the mind, or when we know something, are we creating something too?Spanning more than 500 years of philosophical enquiry from the Middle Ages to the present day, Robert Miner clarifies modern philosophical conceptions of knowing as...

Augustine and Modernity

Augustine and Modernity

1st Edition

Michael Hanby
April 17, 2003

Augustine and Modernity is a fresh and challenging addition to current debates about the Augustinian origins of modern subjectivity and the Christian genesis of Western nihilism. It firmly rejects the dominant modern view that the modern Cartesian subject, as an archetype of Western nihilism,...

Culture and the Thomist Tradition: After Vatican II

Culture and the Thomist Tradition: After Vatican II

1st Edition

Tracey Rowland
February 20, 2003

Thomism's influence upon the development of Catholicism is difficult to overestimate - but how secure is its grip on the challenges that face contemporary society? Culture and the Thomist Tradition examines the crisis of Thomism today as thrown into relief by Vatican II, the twenty-first ecumenical...

Being Reconciled: Ontology and Pardon

Being Reconciled: Ontology and Pardon

1st Edition

John Milbank
February 13, 2003

Being Reconciled is a radical and entirely fresh theological treatment of the classic theory of the Gift in the context of divine reconciliation. It reconsiders notions of freedom and exchange in relation to a Christian doctrine which understands Creation, grace and incarnation as heavenly gifts,...

Speech and Theology: Language and the Logic of Incarnation

Speech and Theology: Language and the Logic of Incarnation

1st Edition

James K.A. Smith
August 01, 2002

God is infinite, but language finite; thus speech would seem to condemn Him to finitude. In speaking of God, would the theologian violate divine transcendence by reducing God to immanence, or choose, rather, to remain silent? At stake in this argument is a core problem of the conditions of divine...

Genealogy of Nihilism

Genealogy of Nihilism

1st Edition

Conor Cunningham
May 27, 2002

This text re-reads Western history in the light of nihilistic logic, which pervades two millennia of Western thought. From Parmenides to Alain Badiou, via Plotinus, Avicenna, Duns Scotus, Ockham, Descartes, Spinoza, Kant, Hegel, Heidegger, Sartre, Lacan, Deleuze and Derrida, a genealogy of...

Liberation Theology after the End of History: The refusal to cease suffering

Liberation Theology after the End of History: The refusal to cease suffering

1st Edition

Daniel Bell
August 23, 2001

Daniel Bell assesses the impact of Christian resistance to capitalism in Latin America, and the implications of theological debates that have emerged from this. He uses postmodern critical theory to investigate capitalism, its effect upon human desire and the Church's response to it, in a thorough...

Cities of God

Cities of God

1st Edition

Graham Ward
November 09, 2000

Cities of God traces urban culture of north America and Western Europe during the 1970s, to ask how theology can respond to the postmodern city. Since Harvey Cox published his famous theological response to urban living during the mid-1960s very little has been written to address this fundamental...

Truth in Aquinas

Truth in Aquinas

1st Edition

John Milbank, Catherine Pickstock
November 02, 2000

Provocative and sophisticated, Truth in Aquinas is a fascinating re-evaluation of a key area - truth - in the work of Thomas Aquinas. John Milbank and Catherine Pickstock's provocative but strongly argued position is that many of the received views of Aquinas as philosopher and theologian are...

Divine Economy: Theology and the Market

Divine Economy: Theology and the Market

1st Edition

D. Stephen Long
March 23, 2000

What has theology to do with economics? They are both sciences of human action, but have traditionally been treated as very separate disciplines. Divine Economy is the first book to address the need for an active dialogue between the two.D. Stephen Long traces three strategies which have been used...

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