An Introduction to Jean-Yves Lacoste (Ashgate Studies in by Joeri Schrijvers

By Joeri Schrijvers

Introducing the idea of thinker and theologian Jean-Yves Lacoste, this e-book offers an summary spanning Lacoste's earliest works on sacramentality to his newest paintings Etre en threat (2011) during which Lacoste opens up the liturgical event onto a religious event of existence. Schrijvers unfolds the common sense of what Lacoste calls 'the liturgical adventure' from its violent kind in Expérience et Absolu to the good judgment of affection and love's threat because it is constructed within the later works. during the e-book, the point of interest is on Lacoste's discussion with Heidegger and during this his try and widen the scope of phenomenology to incorporate the phenomenality of the divine.

Show description

Read or Download An Introduction to Jean-Yves Lacoste (Ashgate Studies in Theology, Imagination and the Arts) PDF

Best philosophical movements books

Reading Sartre: On Phenomenology and Existentialism

Jean-Paul Sartre was once the most influential philosophers of the 20 th century. The fourteen unique essays during this quantity concentrate on the phenomenological and existentialist writings of the 1st significant section of his released occupation, arguing with scholarly precision for his or her carrying on with value to philosophical debate.

American Philosophy: From Wounded Knee to the Present

American Philosophy deals the 1st traditionally framed creation to the culture of yankee philosophy and its modern engagement with the realm. Born out of the social and political turmoil of the Civil struggle, American philosophy used to be a method of facing clash and alter. within the turbulence of the twenty first century, this is still as appropriate as ever.

Schriften aus dem Nachlass Wolfgang Harichs: Herder und das Ende der Aufklärung (German Edition)

Wolfgang Harich (1923-1995) zählt zu den wichtigen und streitbaren Intellektuellen des 20. Jahrhunderts. Befreundet mit Georg Lukács, Bertolt Brecht und Ernst Bloch wirkte er als Philosoph, Historiker, Literaturwissenschaftler und durch sein praktisches politisches Engagement. Letzteres brachte ihm ab 1956 eine achtjährige Haftstrafe in der DDR ein.

Words Fail: Theology, Poetry, and the Challenge of Representation (Perspectives in Continental Philosophy)

There was a lot philosophical hypothesis at the strength failure of language in addition to the quest for a presentation of the “thing itself” past illustration. phrases Fail pursues the writings of a trio of philosophers—Jacques Derrida, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe, and Giorgio Agamben—as major examples of the way sleek poetry provides us with a ecocnomic vantage element from which to survey the continuing fight of dwelling in a hugely fragmented global.

Additional resources for An Introduction to Jean-Yves Lacoste (Ashgate Studies in Theology, Imagination and the Arts)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.83 of 5 – based on 14 votes