top_1_963_35.JPG
top_2_1.jpg top_2_2.jpg
 
 
  HOME   PUBLISH   DONATE   ABOUT   CONTACT   HELP   SEARCH  
 
   
Varieties of Postmodern Theology
Varieties of Postmodern Theology
Click on image to enlarge

David Ray Griffin - Author
William A. Beardslee - Author
Joe Holland - Author
SUNY series in Constructive Postmodern Thought
N/A
Hardcover - 164 pages
Release Date: July 1989
ISBN10: 0-7914-0050-6
ISBN13: 978-0-7914-0050-0

Out of Print
Price: $31.95 
Paperback - 164 pages
Release Date: July 1989
ISBN10: 0-7914-0051-4
ISBN13: 978-0-7914-0051-7

Quantity:  
Available as a Google eBook
for other eReaders and tablet devices.
Click icon below...


Summary Read First Chapter image missing

This book sorts out the confusion created by the use of the term "postmodern" in relation to widely divergent theological positions. Four different types of postmodern theology are distinguished in the preface: constructive, deconstructive, liberationist, and conservative. Two forms of each type are discussed in the book.

Writing from a constructive, postmodern perspective, the authors enter into dialogue with the deconstructive postmodernism of Mark C. Taylor and Jean-Francois Lyotard, with the liberationist postmodernism of Harvey Cox and Cornel West, and with the conservative postmodernism of George William Rutler and John Paul II.

David Ray Griffin is professor of philosophy of religion at the School of Theology at Claremont and Claremont Graduate School, executive director of the Center for Process Studies, and founding president of the Center for a Postmodern World. William A. Beardslee is Charles Howard Candler Professor of Religion Emeritus at Emory University and director of the Process and Faith Program of the Center for Process Studies in Claremont, California. Joe Holland is executive director of the Pallottine Institute for Lay leadership and Apostolate Research at Seton Hall University and director of the American Catholic Lay Network in Washington, DC.


Bookmark and Share

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction to SUNY Series in Constructive Postmodern Thought
David Ray Griffin

1. Introduction: Varieties of Postmodern Theology
David Ray Griffin

2. The Postmodern Paradigm and Contemporary Catholicism
Joe Holland

3. Postmodern Theology and A/theology: A Response to Mark C. Taylor
David Ray Griffin

4. Christ in the Postmodern Age: Reflections Inspired by Jean-Francois Lyotard
William A. Beardslee

5. Postmodern Theology as Liberation Theology: A Response to Harvey Cox
David Ray Griffin

6. The Cultural Vision of Pope John Paul II: Toward a Conservative/Liberal Postmodern Dialogue
Joe Holland

7. Liberation Theology and Postmodern Philosophy: A Response to Cornel West
David Ray Griffin

8. Cornel West's Postmodern Theology
William A. Beardslee

Notes on Authors and Centers

Index



Related Subjects
25459/24932(//)

Related Titles

Purifying the Earthly Body of God
Purifying the Earthly Body of God
Nonviolence to Animals, Earth, and Self in Asian Traditions
Nonviolence to Animals, Earth, and Self in Asian Traditions
Primordial Truth and Postmodern Theology
Primordial Truth and Postmodern Theology
The Annual Review of Women in World Religions
The Annual Review of Women in World Religions
Wandering God
Wandering God
Bede Griffiths
Bede Griffiths
Engaged Emancipation
Engaged Emancipation
Religious Agrarianism and the Return of Place
Religious Agrarianism and the Return of Place
The Yoga of Delight, Wonder, and Astonishment
The Yoga of Delight, Wonder, and Astonishment
Problems and Perspectives in Religious Discourse
Problems and Perspectives in Religious Discourse



 
bottom_1_963_35.jpg