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America and other fictions : on radical faith and post-religion

Author: Ed Simon, (Writer)
Publisher: Winchester, UK ; Washington, USA : Zero Books, 2018. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At a moment of cultural and political crisis, with forces of reaction seemingly ascendant throughout the West, it's fair to ask what use does anyone have for America, God, or any other similar fictions? What use does theological language have for the radical facing the apocalypse? Among the subjects considered: the need for an Augustinian left, legacies of American violence, speaking in tongues, the humanities  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ed Simon, (Writer)
ISBN: 9781785358456 1785358456
OCLC Number: 1021807165
Description: ix, 256 pages ; 22 cm
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If America or God didn't exist it would be necessary to invent them. Let's start.  Read more...

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