By Peter Dula
Since the Nineteen Sixties, Stanley Cavell has been the main category-defying thinker in North the United States, in addition to one of many least understood. Philosophers didn't be aware of what to make of his deep engagement with literature and picture, or, stranger but, along with his openness to theological matters. during this, the 1st English research of Cavell and theology, Dula locations Cavell in dialog with a number of the philosophers so much influential in modern theology: Alasdair MacIntyre, Martha Nussbaum and John Rawls. He then examines Cavell's dating to Christian theology, laying off gentle at the repeated appearances of the determine of Christ in Cavell's writings.
Cavell, Companionship, and Christian Theology reveals in Cavell's account of skepticism and acknowledgment a transformative source for theological discussions - not only of ecclesiology, yet of sin, salvation and the life of God.
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Cavell, Companionship, and Christian Theology (AAR Reflection and Theory in the Study of Religion) by Peter Dula