Apocalypse Of Truth: Heideggerian Meditations

deJean VioulacTraduit parMatthew J. Peterson Préface deJean-luc Marion

3 mai 2021|
Apocalypse Of Truth: Heideggerian Meditations de Jean Vioulac
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We inhabit a time of crisis—totalitarianism, environmental collapse, and the unquestioned rule of neoliberal capitalism. Philosopher Jean Vioulac is invested in and worried by all of this, but his main concern lies with how these phenomena all represent a crisis within—and a threat to—thinking itself.         
In his first book to be translated into English, Vioulac radicalizes Heidegger’s understanding of truth as disclosure through the notion of truth as apocalypse. This “apocalypse of truth” works as an unveiling that reveals both the finitude and mystery of truth, allowing a full confrontation with truth-as-absence. Engaging with Heidegger, Marx, and St. Paul, as well as contemporary figures including Giorgio Agamben, Alain Badiou, and Slavoj Žižek, Vioulac’s book presents a subtle, masterful exposition of his analysis before culminating in a powerful vision of “the abyss of the deity.” Here, Vioulac articulates a portrait of Christianity as a religion of mourning, waiting for a god who has already passed by, a form of ever-present eschatology whose end has always already taken place. With a preface by Jean-Luc Marion, Apocalypse of Truth presents a major contemporary French thinker to English-speaking audiences for the first time.
Jean Vioulac is a French philosopher who has taught at the Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV) and currently teaches at a high school outside Paris. In 2016 he received the Grand prix de philosophie from the Académie Française. Matthew J. Peterson is a doctoral candidate in the philosophy of religions at the Unive...
Titre :Apocalypse Of Truth: Heideggerian Meditations
Format :Couverture rigide
Dimensions de l'article :208 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.98 po
Dimensions à l'expédition :208 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.98 po
Publié le :3 mai 2021
Publié par :University of Chicago Press
Langue :anglais
Convient aux âges :Tous les âges
ISBN - 13 :9780226766737

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