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The Prayers and Tears of Jacques Derrida
Language: en
Pages: 379
Authors: John D. Caputo
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

The Prayer and Tears of Jacques Derrida takes its point of departure from Derrida's more recent, sometimes autobiographical writings and closely examines the religious motifs that have emerged in his later works. John D. Caputo's provocative interpretation of Derrida's thinking also makes an original contribution to the question of the
Religion With/Out Religion
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: James Olthuis
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-09-02 - Publisher: Routledge

Written in response to John Caputo's The Prayers and Tears of Jacques Derrida, this work gathers together cutting-edge theologians and philosophers to examine the relationship between Derridan deconstruction and religion. Containing a lengthy counter-response by Caputo, as well as an interview, Religion With/Out Religion will be required reading for all
Questioning God
Language: en
Pages: 379
Authors: John D. Caputo, Mark Dooley, Michael J. Scanlon
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Jacques Derrida and an international group of philosophers and theologians reflect on postmodern thinking about God
The Weakness of God
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: John D. Caputo
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Applying an ever more radical hermeneutics (including Husserlian and Heideggerian phenomenology, Derridian deconstruction, and feminism), John D. Caputo breaks down the name of God in this irrepressible book. Instead of looking at God as merely a name, Caputo views it as an event, or what the name conjures or promises
Augustine and Postmodernism
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: John D. Caputo, Michael J. Scanlon
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

This volume collects papers and discussion from the third Villanova conference on religion and postmodernism. While studies on and about Augustine as a philosopher abound, few approach his work from a deconstructionist point of view.