God Who May Be Paperback

The Hermeneutics of Religion

by Richard Kearney;


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God Who May Be

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Engaging some of the most recent and more urgent issues in the philosophy of religion today, in this lively book Richard Kearney proposes that instead of thinking of God as "actual," God might best be thought of as the possibility of the impossible. By pulling away from biblical perceptions of God and breaking with dominant theological traditions, Kearney draws on the work of Ricoeur, Levinas, Derrida, Heidegger, and others to provide a surprising and original answer to who or what God might be. For Kearney, the intersecting dimensions of impossibility propel religious experience and faith in new directions, notably toward views of God that are unforeseeable, unprogrammable, and uncertain. Important themes such as the phenomenology of the persona, the meaning of the unity of God, God and desire, notions of existence and differance, and faith in philosophy are taken up in this penetrating and original work. Kearney's is one of the more distinctive interpretive voices adding to discussions and debates at the forefront of current thinking in the philosophy of religion.

God Who May Be by Richard Kearney was published by Indiana University Press in September 2001. The ISBN for God Who May Be is 9780253214898.

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Page last updated 11th December 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherIndiana University Press (September 2001)
Weight269g
Number of Pages186
Thickness10 mm
Height234 mm
Width156 mm
ISBN9780253214898
ISBN-100253214890
Product Code1111794
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