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Author Raschke, Carl A.
Title Postmodernism and the revolution in religious theory [electronic resource] : toward a semiotics of the event / Carl Raschke.
Published Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  BL65.P73 R37 2012eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource (x, 235 p.) :
Series Studies in religion and culture
Studies in religion and culture (Charlottesville, Va.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Religion and the semiotic revolution -- Theory and the Deus evanescens: can there truly be a "science" of religion? -- Postmodernism and the return of the "religious" -- Radical religion in the "desert of the real" -- Bataille and Altizer: the sacrificial background of postmodern religious theory -- Levinas and the final à-dieu to theology -- Deleuze and nomadology -- Žižek and the failure of the subject -- Badiou and the prospects for theory -- Conclusion: toward a revival of religious theory.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Postmodernism -- Religious aspects.
Semiotics -- Religious aspects.
Derrida, Jacques.
Badiou, Alain.
Žižek, Slavoj.
Related To Print version: Raschke, Carl A. Postmodernism and the revolution in religious theory. Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2012. 9780813933061 0813933064 9780813933078 0813933072 0813933080 (DLC) 2012009485
ISBN 0813933080 (electronic bk.)
9780813933085 (electronic bk.)
9780813933061 (cloth : alk. paper)
0813933064 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780813933078 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813933072 (pbk. : alk. paper)