The Future of Continental Philosophy of Religion

The Future of Continental Philosophy of Religion

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What is the future of Continental philosophy of religion? These forward-looking essays address the new thinkers and movements that have gained prominence since the generation of Derrida, Deleuze, Foucault, and Levinas and how they will reshape Continental philosophy of religion in the years to come. They look at the ways concepts such as liberation, sovereignty, and post-colonialism have engaged this new generation with political theology and the new pathways of thought that have opened in the wake of speculative realism and recent findings in neuroscience and evolutionary psychology. Readers will discover new directions in this challenging and important area of philosophical more

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  • Hardback | 302 pages
  • 156 x 230 x 24mm | 539.99g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 0253013836
  • 9780253013835

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About Professor Clayton Crockett

Clayton Crockett is Associate Professor and Director of Religious Studies at the University of Central Arkansas. He is author of Radical Political Theology: Religion and Politics after Liberalism.B. Keith Putt is Professor of Philosophy at Samford University. He is editor of Gazing Through a Prism Darkly: Reflections on Merold Westphal's Hermeneutical Epistemology.Jeffrey W. Robbins is Professor and Chair of the Department of Religion and Philosophy, and Director of American Studies at Lebanon Valley College. He is author of Radical Democracy and Political Theology and editor (with Clayton Crockett) of Religion, Politics, and the Earth: The New more

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Introduction: Back to the Future Part I. The Messianic1. Is Continental Philosophy of Religion Dead? John D. Caputo 2. Friends and Strangers/Poets and Rabbis: Negotiating a "Capuphalian" Philosophy of Religion B. Keith PuttResponse by Merold Westphal Response by John D. Caputo 3. On Faith, the Maternal, and Postmodernism Edward F. Mooney 4. The Persistence of the Trace: Interrogating the Gods of Speculative RealismSteven Shakespeare 5. Speculating God: Speculative Realism and Meillassoux's Divine InexistenceLeon Niemoczynski 6. Between Deconstruction and Speculation: John D. Caputo and A/Theological MaterialismKatharine Sarah Moody Part II. Liberation7. The Future of LiberationPhilip Goodchild 8. Monetized Philosophy and Theological Money: Uneasy Linkages and the Future of a DiscourseDevin Singh 9. "Between Justice and My Mother": Reflections On and Between Levinas and iekGavin Hyman 10. Verbis IndisciplinatisJoseph Ballan 11. Overwhelming Abundance and Every-Day Liturgical Practices: For a Less Excessive Phenomenology of Religious ExperienceChristina M. Gschwandtner 12. Counter-Currents: Theology and the Future of Continental Philosophy of ReligionNoelle Vahanian Part III. Plasticity13. The Future of Derrida: Time between Epigenesis and Epigenetics Catherine Malabou 14. On Reading - Catherine MalabouRandall Johnson 15. Necessity as Virtue: On Religious Materialism from Feuerbach to iekJeffrey W. Robbins 16. Plasticity in the Contemporary Islamic SubjectJohn Thibdeau 17. From Cosmology to the First Ethical Gesture: Schelling with IrigarayLenart Skof 18. Prolegomenon to Thinking the Reject for the Future of Continental Philosshow more

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