On The Outlook

Pub Date : 2009-03-26 | Author : Thomas Crombez | Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781443807661
ISBN 13 : 1443807664

This volume explores the traditional and contemporary modes and stakes of messianic thinking in its close interaction with both previous and actual political contexts and theoretic..

Anti Democratic Thought

Pub Date : 2016-05-13 | Author : Erich Kofmel | Publisher : Andrews UK Limited

ISBN 10 : 9781845408671
ISBN 13 : 1845408675

From a historical and cross-cultural perspective it cannot be denied that most democracies failed. Only western democracies for a short while -- from the fall of Soviet communism t..

Geoffrey Hartman

Pub Date : 2010-07-26 | Author : Pieter Vermeulen | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781441166043
ISBN 13 : 1441166041

Geoffrey Hartman: Romanticism after the Holocaust offers the first comprehensive critical account of the work of the American literary critic Geoffrey Hartman. The book aims to ach..

Messianic Thought Outside Theology

Pub Date : 2014-06-01 | Author : Anna Glazova | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 9780823256716
ISBN 13 : 0823256715

Why did a "secularized" concept of messianicity seem so crucial in the twentieth century? Are messianic structures intelligible outside the theological systems in which they were i..

To Make The Hands Impure

Pub Date : 2014-12-01 | Author : Adam Zachary Newton | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780823263516
ISBN 13 : 0823263517

How can cradling, handling, or rubbing a text be said, ethically, to have made something happen? What, as readers or interpreters, may come off in our hands in as we maculate or ma..