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Christo-Fiction : the Ruins of Athens and Jerusalem.

Christo-Fiction : the Ruins of Athens and Jerusalem.

Author: François Laruelle; Robin MacKay
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2015.
Series: Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This title targets the rigid, self-sustaining arguments of metaphysics, rooted in Judaic and Greek thought, and explores the radical potential of Christ, whose 'crossing' disrupts their circular discourse. It is built upon the idea of 'nonphilosophy', or 'nonstandard philosophy', a way of thinking that goes past the theoretical limits of Western philosophy to realise new relations among religion, science, politics,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Laruelle, François.
Christo-Fiction : The Ruins of Athens and Jerusalem.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2015
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jésus-Christ; Jesus Christ; Jésus-Christ; Jesus Christ.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: François Laruelle; Robin MacKay
ISBN: 9780231538961 0231538960 0231167245 9780231167246
OCLC Number: 1012469262
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (295 pages).
Contents: Preface: Christianity Stripped Bare by Christ Introduction: A Gnostic Theology in the Quantum Spirit 1. A Generic Repetition of Gnosis: To Desuture Christ from Theology 2. The Idea of a Science-in-Christ: Christ, Science, and Their Gnostic Suture 3. From the Theo-Christo-Logical Doublet to Unilateral Complementarity 4. Construction and Functioning of the Christic Matrix 5. Algebra of the Messianic Wave 6. Christic Science and Its Occasions 7. The Two Laws of Substantial Religious Existence, and Christ as Mediate-Without-Mediation 8. The Generic Science of the World 9. Indiscernible Messianity 10. Scientific Discovery and Revelation 11. The Science of the Cross 12. The Science of the Resurrection 13. Messianity and Fidelity: The Faithful of-the-Last-Instance 14. Faith Harassed by Belief Notes Index
Series Title: Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture.


A revolutionary effort to restore the radical politics of Christianity and the inherent value of faith.  Read more...


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