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Coda

L. L. Welborn

in Paul's Summons to Messianic Life: Political Theology and the Coming Awakening

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231171311
eISBN:
9780231539159
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171311.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This final chapter argues that while past eras instance several movements that are more than sporadic tremors of awakening—e.g. the monastic movement led by Francis of Assisi, the struggle for social ... More


The Evangelical-Capitalist Resonance Machine

William E. Connolly

in Crediting God: Sovereignty and Religion in the Age of Global Capitalism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823233199
eISBN:
9780823233212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823233199.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter attempts to come to terms with this coincidence of opposites: the end of history according to secularization theory and the end of history according to a ... More


Responding to the Deregulation of the Political

Stathis Gourgouris

in Lessons in Secular Criticism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823253784
eISBN:
9780823261215
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823253784.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

Examines the radical politics of contemporary “assembly movements” as radical democratic movements against the presumed collusion between institutionalized democracy and capitalism. Shows how the ... More


Georges Bataille and the Religion of Capitalism

Jean ⁃ Joseph Goux

in Negative Ecstasies: Georges Bataille and the Study of Religion

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823265190
eISBN:
9780823266890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823265190.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

In relation with the positions of Bataille, this text discusses the process of secularization in the modern and contemporary world, including the significant differences between the Protestant world ... More


Sacrifice as Ethics: The Strange Religiosity of Neoliberalism

Shannon Winnubst

in Negative Ecstasies: Georges Bataille and the Study of Religion

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823265190
eISBN:
9780823266890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823265190.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This essay has two primary aims: a theological, historical explanation of the profound aporia of ethics in neoliberalism and a speculation about a possible mode of remediation. By reading Foucault’s ... More


Seizures of Chance: Paulinist Agencies in Neocapitalist Contexts

Ward Blanton

in A Materialism for the Masses: Saint Paul and the Philosophy of Undying Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166911
eISBN:
9780231536455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166911.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter explores temporality and analogical potentials in Pier Paolo Pasolini's screenplay about Saint Paul. Focusinng on Pasolini's novel, Petrolio, it asks what codes eventally emerge into ... More


Equality as Reification: Zhang Taiyan’s Yogācāra Reading of Zhuangzi in the Context of Global Modernity

Viren Murthy

in Transforming Consciousness: Yogacara Thought in Modern China

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199358120
eISBN:
9780199358205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199358120.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter concerns Zhang Taiyan’s章太炎 (1869–1936) Yogācāra-based interpretation of the second chapter of Zhuangzi, “Discourse on Making All Things Equal.” It argues that we can understand the wider ... More


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