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The Resource Can we survive our origins? : readings in René Girard's theory of violence and the sacred, edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Paul Gifford

Can we survive our origins? : readings in René Girard's theory of violence and the sacred, edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Paul Gifford

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Can we survive our origins? : readings in René Girard's theory of violence and the sacred
Title
Can we survive our origins?
Title remainder
readings in René Girard's theory of violence and the sacred
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Paul Gifford
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
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BTCTA
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Antonello, Pierpaolo
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Gifford, Paul
Series statement
Studies in violence, mimesis, and culture
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  • Girard, René
  • Violence
  • Sacred books
  • Religions
Label
Can we survive our origins? : readings in René Girard's theory of violence and the sacred, edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Paul Gifford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Foreword / Rowan Williams -- A Covenant among Beasts; Human and Chimpanzee Violence in Evolutionary Perspective / Paul Dumouchel -- Liminal Crises: The Origins of Cultural Order, the Default Mechanisms of Survival, and the Pedagogy of the Sacrificial Victim / Pierpaolo Antonello -- Victims, Sacred Violence, and Reconciliation: a Darwinian-Girardian Reading of Human Peril and Human Possibility / Harald Wydra -- Empire of Sacrifice: Violence and the Sacred in American Culture / Jon Pahl and James Wellman -- From Closed Societies to the Open Society: Parochial Altruism and Christian Universalism / Wolfgang Palaver -- Girard, the Gospels, and the Symmetrical Inversion of the Founding Murder / Paul Gifford -- Survival and Salvation: A Girardian Reading of Christian Hope in Evolutionary Perspective / Robert G. Hamerton-Kelly -- Northern Ireland: Breaking the Inheritance of Conflict and Violence / Duncan Morrow -- Communities of Contrast: Modeling Reconciliation in Northern Ireland / Derick Wilson -- Girardian Reflections on Israel and Palestine / Mel Konner -- South Africa: Positive Mimesis and the Turn toward Peace / Leon Marincowitz -- Peace-Making in Practice and Theory: An Ancounter with René Girard / Scott Atran -- Nuclear Apocalypse: The Balance of Terror and Girardian "Misrecognition" / Jean-Pierre Dupuy -- The "Intermediary" Case / Margo Boenig-Liptsin -- Misrecognition of "Misrecognition" / Paul Dumouchel -- Survival without Salvation? / Paul Gifford -- Girard, Climate Change, and Apocalypse / Michael Northcott -- A New Heaven and a New Earth: Apocalypticism and Its Alternatives / Michael Kirwan
Control code
FIEb17679461
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xliii, 343 pages
Isbn
9781611861495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)895728617
Label
Can we survive our origins? : readings in René Girard's theory of violence and the sacred, edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Paul Gifford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Foreword / Rowan Williams -- A Covenant among Beasts; Human and Chimpanzee Violence in Evolutionary Perspective / Paul Dumouchel -- Liminal Crises: The Origins of Cultural Order, the Default Mechanisms of Survival, and the Pedagogy of the Sacrificial Victim / Pierpaolo Antonello -- Victims, Sacred Violence, and Reconciliation: a Darwinian-Girardian Reading of Human Peril and Human Possibility / Harald Wydra -- Empire of Sacrifice: Violence and the Sacred in American Culture / Jon Pahl and James Wellman -- From Closed Societies to the Open Society: Parochial Altruism and Christian Universalism / Wolfgang Palaver -- Girard, the Gospels, and the Symmetrical Inversion of the Founding Murder / Paul Gifford -- Survival and Salvation: A Girardian Reading of Christian Hope in Evolutionary Perspective / Robert G. Hamerton-Kelly -- Northern Ireland: Breaking the Inheritance of Conflict and Violence / Duncan Morrow -- Communities of Contrast: Modeling Reconciliation in Northern Ireland / Derick Wilson -- Girardian Reflections on Israel and Palestine / Mel Konner -- South Africa: Positive Mimesis and the Turn toward Peace / Leon Marincowitz -- Peace-Making in Practice and Theory: An Ancounter with René Girard / Scott Atran -- Nuclear Apocalypse: The Balance of Terror and Girardian "Misrecognition" / Jean-Pierre Dupuy -- The "Intermediary" Case / Margo Boenig-Liptsin -- Misrecognition of "Misrecognition" / Paul Dumouchel -- Survival without Salvation? / Paul Gifford -- Girard, Climate Change, and Apocalypse / Michael Northcott -- A New Heaven and a New Earth: Apocalypticism and Its Alternatives / Michael Kirwan
Control code
FIEb17679461
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xliii, 343 pages
Isbn
9781611861495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)895728617

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