The Mystic Fable, Volume 2: The Sixteenth And Seventeenth Centuries (Religion and Postmodernism)

The Mystic Fable, Volume 2: The Sixteenth And Seventeenth Centuries (Religion and Postmodernism)

Michel de Certeau


greater than 20 years have handed because Chicago released the 1st quantity of this groundbreaking paintings within the faith and Postmodernism sequence. It speedy turned influential throughout a variety of disciplines and helped to make the instruments of poststructuralist proposal to be had to spiritual stories and theology, specifically within the components of past due medieval and early sleek mysticism.
 
even though the second one quantity remained in fragments on the time of his demise, Michel de Certeau had the foresight to go away his literary executor particular directions for its of completion, which shaped the root for the current paintings. jointly, either volumes solidify Certeau’s position as a touchstone of twentieth-century literature and philosophy, and proceed his exploration of the paradoxes of historiography; the development of social truth via perform, testimony, and trust; the theorization of speech in angelology and glossolalia; and the interaction of prose and poetry in discourses of the ineffable. This e-book could be of significant curiosity to students in spiritual reports, theology, philosophy, heritage, and literature.

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