On the outlook : figures of the Messianic /

This volume explores the traditional and contemporary modes and stakes of messianic thinking in its close interaction with both previous and actual political contexts and theoretical discourses. In the past decades, philosophers and political thinkers repeatedly drew upon the millennial tradition of...

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Corporate Author: Universitaire Instelling Antwerpen.
Other Authors: Crombez, Thomas., Vloeberghs, Katrien.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Newcastle, UK : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2007.
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Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Discontinuous historiographies
  • Historical contexts of messianism
  • The poetics of messianism
  • Human agency and the coming of the Messiah.