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Beyond Secular Order free pdf Beyond Secular Order is the first of a two-volume work that expands upon renowned theologian John Milbank s innovative attempt to understand both theology and modern thought begun in his previously published classic text Theology and Social Theory. * Continues Milbank s innovative attempt to understand both theology and modern thought begun in Theology and Social Theory considered a classic work in the development of systematic theology * Authored by one of the world s most influential and highly regarded contemporary theologians * Draws on a sweep of ideas and thinkers to argue that modern secularism is a form of Christian heresy that developed from the Middle Ages and can only be overcome by a renewed account of Christendom * Shows how this heresy can be transformed into a richer blend of religion, modernity and politics * Reveals how there is a fundamental homology between modern ideas about ontology and knowledge and modern ideas about political action, expressed in both theory and practice

About John Milbank

John Milbank is Professor of Religion, Politics andEthics at the University of Nottingham, where he also directs theCentre of Theology and Philosophy. Considered one of the leadingcontemporary theologians, Milbank first gained internationalrecognition with Theology and Social Theory (1990), whichlaid the theoretical foundations for the movement which laterbecame known as Radical Orthodoxy. In recent years he hascollaborated on three books with Creston Davis and thecontroversial philosopher Slavoj ?i?ek: Theology and thePolitical: The New Debate (2005), The Monstrosity of Christ:Paradox or Dialectic (2009), and Paul s New Moment:Continental Philosophy and the Future of Christian Theology(2010).


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Author : John Milbank
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 31 January 2014
ISBN : 1118825292
EAN : 9781118825297
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 298 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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