The Religious Philosophy of Simone Weil Paperback
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The Religious Philosophy of Simone Weil
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She was an outsider, in multiple senses, defying the usual religious categories: at once atheistic and religious; mystic and realist; sceptic and believer. She speaks therefore to the complex sensibilities of a rationalist age.
Yet despite her continuing relevance, and the attention she attracts from philosophy, cultural studies, feminist studies, spirituality and beyond, Weil's reflections can still be difficult to grasp, since they were expressed in often inscrutable and fragmentary form.
Lissa McCullough here offers a reliable guide to the key concepts of Weil's religious philosophy: good and evil, the void, gravity, grace, beauty, suffering and waiting for God. In addressing such distinctively contemporary concerns as depression, loneliness and isolation, and in writing hauntingly of God's voluntary 'nothingness', Weil's existential paradoxes continue to challenge and provoke.
The Religious Philosophy of Simone Weil by Lissa McCullough was published by I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd in July 2014. The ISBN for The Religious Philosophy of Simone Weil is 9781780767963.
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|Page last updated||22nd June 2017|
|Author / Artist||Lissa McCullough|
|Publisher||I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd (July 2014)|
|Number of Pages||288|