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The monstrosity of Christ : paradox or dialectic?

Author: Slavoj Žižek; John Milbank; Creston Davis
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2009.
Series: Short circuits.
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A militant Marxist atheist and a "Radical Orthodox" Christian theologian square off on everything from the meaning of theology and Christ to the war machine of corporate mafia.
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Žižek, Slavoj.
Monstrosity of Christ.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2009
(DLC) 2008035984
(OCoLC)244352641
Named Person: Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel; John Milbank; Slavoj Žižek; Slavoj Zizek; Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel; John Milbank; Slavoj Žižek
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Slavoj Žižek; John Milbank; Creston Davis
ISBN: 9780262254816 0262254816 1282240250 9781282240254
OCLC Number: 318458278
Description: 1 online resource (311 p.)
Contents: Introduction : Holy Saturday or Resurrection Sunday? : staging an unlikely debate / Creston Davis --
The fear of four wordsd : a modest plea for the Hegelian reading of Christianity / Slavoj Žižek --
The double glory, or, Paradox versus dialectics : on not quite agreeing with Slavoj Žižek / John Milbank --
Dialectical clarity versus the misty conceit of paradox / Slavoj Žižek.
Series Title: Short circuits.
Responsibility: Slavoj Žižek, John Milbank ; edited by Creston Davis.

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