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Deus in machina : religion, technology, and the things in between

Author: Jeremy Stolow
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The essays in this volume explore how two domains of human experience and action--religion and technology--are implicated in each other. Contrary to commonsense understandings of both religion (as an "otherworldly" orientation) and technology (as the name for tools, techniques, and expert knowledges oriented to "this" world), the contributors to this volume challenge the grounds on which this division has been  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Stolow
ISBN: 9780823249800 0823249808 9780823249817 0823249816
OCLC Number: 792885554
Description: x, 354 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Religion, technology, and the things in between / Jeremy Stolow --
Calendar, clock, tower / John Durham Peters --
Ticking clock, vibrating string : how time sense oscillates between religion and machine / Wolfgang Ernst --
The electric touch machine miracle scam : body, technology, and the (dis)authentication of the pentecostal supernatural / Marleen de Witte --
The spiritual nervous system : reflections on a magnetic cord designed for spirit communication / Jeremy Stolow --
An empowered world : Buddhist medicine and the potency of prayer in Japan / Jason Ananda Josephson --
Does submission to God's will preclude biotechnological intervention? Lessons from Muslim dialysis patients in contemporary Egypt / Sherine F. Hamdy --
The canary in the Gemeinschaft? disability, film, and the Jewish question / Faye Ginsburg --
Thinking about Melville, religion, and machines that think / John Lardas Modern --
Amazing stories : how science fiction sacralizes the secular / Peter Pels --
Virtual vodou, actual practice : transfiguring the technological / Alexandra Boutros --
TV St. Claire / Maria José A. de Abreu.
Responsibility: edited by Jeremy Stolow.

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