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The theological and the political : on the weight of the world

Author: Mark L Taylor
Publisher: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ©2011.
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"Princeton's Mark Lewis Taylor has always worked at the intersection of the political and theological. Now, in this intense and exciting work, he explores in a systematic way how those two dimensions of human reality can be conceived anew and together. Taylor argues that the decline of political discourse, the justification of torture and preemptive war, mass incarceration, the misuse of religion to justify  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark L Taylor
ISBN: 9780800697891 0800697898
OCLC Number: 646121977
Description: xvii, 236 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The theological in a post-theological world --
Thinking the theological : a haunting --
The agnostic political --
Transimmanence --
The weight of transimmanence --
Transimmanence and radical practices --
The theological and the political.
Responsibility: Mark Lewis Taylor.

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Mark Lewis Taylor has always worked at the intersection of the political and theological. Now, in this intense and exciting work, he explores in a systematic way how those two dimensions of human  Read more...

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