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Adoration

Adoration. English
Nancy, Jean-Luc
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Summary

  • Adoration is the second volume of the Deconstruction of Christianity, following Dis-Enclosure. The first volume attempted to demonstrate why it is necessary to open reason up not to a religious dimension but to one transcending reason as we have been accustomed to understanding it; the term ""adoration"" attempts to name the gesture of this dis-enclosed reason. Adoration causes us to receive ignorance as truth: not a feigned ignorance, perhaps not even a ""nonknowledge,"" nothing that would attempt to justify the negative again, but the simple, naked truth that there is nothing in the place of

Notes

  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references.
  • English

Contents

  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Translator's Note; Prologue; 1 There Is No Sense of Sense: That Is Worthy of Adoration; 2 In the Midst of the World; 3 Mysteries and Virtues; 4 Complements, Supplements, Fragments; Appendix: Freud-So to Speak; Notes