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Paul, Philosophy, and the Theopolitical Vision: Critical Engagements with Agamben, Badiou, Žižek and Others

Format: Digital
Publisher:
, 2010
ISBN: 9781606086629

Overview

The Apostle Paul was a man of many journeys. We are usually familiar with the geographical ones he made in his own time. This volume traces others—Paul’s journeys in our time, as he is co-opted or invited to travel (sometimes as abused slave, sometimes as trusted guide) with modern and recent continental philosophers and political theorists. Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, and Benjamin, Taubes, Badiou, Zizek, and Agamben—Paul journeys here among the philosophers. In these essays you are invited to travel with them into the regions of philosophy, hermeneutics, political theory, and theology. You will certainly hear the philosophers speak. But Paul will not remain silent. Above the sounds of the journey his voice comes through, loud and clear.

  • Title: Paul, Philosophy, and the Theopolitical Vision: Critical Engagements with Agamben, Badiou, Žižek and Others
  • Author: Douglas Harink
  • Series: Theopolitical Visions
  • Volume: 7
  • Publisher: Cascade
  • Print Publication Date: 2010
  • Logos Release Date: 2014
  • Language: English
  • Resources: 1
  • Format: Digital > Logos Edition
  • Subjects: Bible. N.T. Epistles of Paul > Theology; Christianity and politics; Philosophical theology; Philosophy and religion
  • ISBN: 9781606086629
  • Resource ID: LLS:THEOPOLPAUL
  • Resource Type: Monograph
  • Metadata Last Updated: 2014-01-31T18:21:38Z

Douglas Harink (PhD, University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto School of Theology) is a professor of theology at The King’s University College in Edmonton, Alberta. He is a member of the Center of Theological Inquiry and the author of Paul among the Postliberals.