ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Philosophy / Movements / Post-Structuralism

Radical Theology and Emerging Christianity: Deconstruction, Materialism and Religious Practices

| £99.95 | €112.40 | Ca$162.15 | Au$160.02
by Dr. Katharine Sarah Moody
What is this?EPUB by download  |  $119.95
What is this?PDF by download  |  $119.95
add to wish list
Radical Theology and Emerging Christianity: Deconstruction, Materialism and Religious Practices by Dr. Katharine Sarah Moody

The 'theological turn' in continental philosophy and the 'turn to Paul' in political philosophy have occasioned a return to radical theology, a tradition whose philosophical heritage can be traced to the death of God announced in the work of Nietzsche and Hegel. John D. Caputo's deconstructive theology and Slavoj Žižek's materialist theology are two radical theologies that explore what it might mean to pass through the death of God and to abandon this experience as specifically Christian. Radical Theology and Emerging Christianity demonstrates how these theologies are transforming everyday religious practices through an examination of the work of Peter Rollins and Kester Brewin, two figures at the radical margins of a contemporary expression of Western religiosity called emerging Christianity. The author uses her analysis of all four figures to argue that deconstructive practices can enable religious communities to become part of a wider materialist collective in which the death of God continues to resonate.

Pushing the methodological boundaries of philosophy of religion by examining religious practices as the site of philosophical signification, the book challenges scholars and practitioners alike to a new and more demanding dialogue between theory and practice.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 774723

Ebook Details
Pages: 286
Size: 2.5 MB
Publisher: Ashgate
Date published:   2015
ISBN: 9781317071822 (EPUB)
9781317071839 (PDF)

DRM Settings
Copying:of 5 selections every 10 days allowed
Printing:of 5 pages every 10 days allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

This product is listed in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Philosophy > Religious
Nonfiction > Religion > Theology
Nonfiction > Philosophy > Movements > Post-Structuralism

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

Submit 5 page SummaryWhat is this?

© 2016