By Brian Gregor
What does the move, either as a old occasion and a logo of non secular discourse, let us know approximately humans? during this provocative ebook, Brian Gregor attracts jointly a hermeneutics of the self—through Heidegger, Gadamer, Ricoeur, and Taylor—and a theology of the cross—through Luther, Kierkegaard, Bonhoeffer, and Jüngel—to envision a phenomenology of the cruciform self. the result's a daring and unique view of what philosophical anthropology may possibly appear like if it took the scandal of the pass heavily rather than lowering it into common philosophical concepts.
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A Philosophical Anthropology of the Cross: The Cruciform Self (Indiana Series in the Philosophy of Religion) by Brian Gregor