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Author: Marcus Pound
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., ©2008.
Series: Interventions (Grand Rapids, Mich.)
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"It has been the brilliance of Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek (b. 1949) to uniquely weave theology, psychoanalysis, and politics together into stunning commentary on contemporary culture. Assuming little prior knowledge of this controversial (atheist, communist) philosopher, Marcus Pound provides the first comprehensive, systematic account of Zizek's work as it relates specifically to theology and religious  Read more...
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Named Person: Slavoj Žižek; Slavoj Žižek; Slavoj Žižek
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Pound
ISBN: 9780802860019 080286001X
OCLC Number: 221160491
Description: xv, 168 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
God, dereliction, and violence --
Belief before belief --
Why the political act must necessarily adopt the form of the religious act --
Sexual difference and non-all (pas-tout) --
Enjoy your religion --
Afterword: The counterbook of Christianity / by Slavoj Žižek.
Series Title: Interventions (Grand Rapids, Mich.)
Responsibility: Marcus Pound.
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"It has been the brilliance of Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek (b. 1949) to uniquely weave theology, psychoanalysis, and politics together into stunning commentary on contemporary culture. Assuming little prior knowledge of this controversial (atheist, communist) philosopher, Marcus Pound provides the first comprehensive, systematic account of Zizek's work as it relates specifically to theology and religious studies."--BOOK JACKET.

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"With clarity and humor, and in wonderfully short compass, Marcus Pound introduces the thought of not only Slavoj iek but also his guru, Jacques Lacan. Pound finds in these masters of inversion a Read more...

 
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