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The Cultural Dimension and Disenchantment

John Kekes

in The Human Condition

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199588886
eISBN:
9780191595448
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588886.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

A society's system of values is sustained by the allegiance of its inhabitants. A pervasive sense of disenchantment is the most serious problem for the cultural dimension of values as it exists in ... More


Politics, Epistemology, and Public Theater

Lauren Shohet

in Reading Masques: The English Masque and Public Culture in the Seventeenth Century

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199295890
eISBN:
9780191594311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199295890.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Chapter 5 traces masques' representations of political alternatives throughout the seventeenth century, masques' prominently varied epistemological investments, and their deployment in creating an ... More


The Future of Immanence

Daniel Colucciello Barber

in Deleuze and the Naming of God: Post-Secularism and the Future of Immanence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780748686360
eISBN:
9780748697144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686360.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The Conclusion returns to the introductory context of Nietzsche’s proclamation that “God is dead,” and it does so specifically in order to revisit the question of the future. It develops three ... More


Deleuze and the Naming of God: Post-Secularism and the Future of Immanence

Daniel Colucciello Barber

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780748686360
eISBN:
9780748697144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686360.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Deleuze’s philosophy of immanence, because it vigorously rejects every appeal to the beyond, is often presumed to be indifferent to the concerns of religion. This book argues against such a ... More


Yoder: From the Particular to the Divine

Daniel Colucciello Barber

in Deleuze and the Naming of God: Post-Secularism and the Future of Immanence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780748686360
eISBN:
9780748697144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686360.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter 4 presents a theology that departs from the directions pursued by analogy. Foregrounding Yoder’s description of the political logic of “the Powers” and that of Jesus, it articulates the ... More


Introduction

Daniel Colucciello Barber

in Deleuze and the Naming of God: Post-Secularism and the Future of Immanence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780748686360
eISBN:
9780748697144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686360.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The Introduction makes use of Nietzsche’s proclamation that “God is dead” as a means of analysing the interconnections between the imaginations of the world, of God, and of the future. It gives ... More


Pandits and Professors: The Renaissance of Secular India*

Nalini Bhushan and Jay L. Garfield

in Indian Philosophy in English: From Renaissance to Independence

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199769261
eISBN:
9780190267605
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199769261.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter examines the contribution of Indian philosophy to the so-called “gift of the secular” in India under the British Raj. More specifically, it looks at a set of strategies adopted by Indian ... More


Defining Religion

Steve Bruce

in Researching Religion: Why We Need Social Science

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198786580
eISBN:
9780191828904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786580.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Religious Studies

We cannot explain if we cannot identify what needs explaining. This chapter challenges the idea that religion is particularly difficult to define. It demonstrates that what are often called ... More


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