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The Resource After Christianity, Gianni Vattimo ; translated by Luca D'Isanto

After Christianity, Gianni Vattimo ; translated by Luca D'Isanto

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After Christianity
Title
After Christianity
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Gianni Vattimo ; translated by Luca D'Isanto
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  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
What has been the fate of Christianity since Nietzsche's famous announcement of the ""death of God""? What is the possibility of religion, specifically Christianity, thriving in our postmodern era? In this provocative new book, Gianni Vattimo, leading Italian philosopher, politician, and framer of the European constitution, addresses these critical questions. When Vattimo was asked by a former teacher if he still believed in God, his reply was, ""Well, I believe that I believe."" This paradoxical declaration of faith serves as the foundation for a brilliant exposition on Christiani
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non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • bibliography
Series statement
Italian Academy lectures
After Christianity, Gianni Vattimo ; translated by Luca D'Isanto
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After Christianity, Gianni Vattimo ; translated by Luca D'Isanto
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/vatt10628
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-143) and index
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Believing That One Believes; 1. The God Who Is Dead; 2. The Teachings of Joachim of Fiore; 3. God the Ornament; 4. History of Salvation, History of Interpretation; 5. The War on Christianity; 6. The Death or Transfiguration of Religion; 7. Christianity and Cultural Conflicts in Europe; 8. The Christian Message and the Dissolution of Metaphysics; 9. Violence, Metaphysics, and Christianity; 10. Heidegger and Christian Existence; Notes; Index
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1 online resource (156 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231506502
Media category
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Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00662304
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