The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity

Rs a close reading of today's religious constellation from the viewpoint of Lacanian psychoanalysis He critically confronts both predominant versions of today's spirituality New Age gnosticism and deconstructionist Levinasian Judaism and then tries to redeem the materialist kernel of Christianity His reading of Christianity is explicitly political discerning in the Pauline communit.

The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity

❰Epub❯ ➞ The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity Author Slavoj Žižek – Famulantenaustausch.de One of our most daring intellectuals offers a Lacanian interpretation of religion finding that early Christianity was the first revolutionary collectiveSlavoj Zizek has been called an academic rock stOne of our most daring intellectuals offers a Lacanian interpretation of religion finding that early Christianity was the first revolutionary collectiveSlavoj Zizek has been called an academic rock star and the wild man of theory his writing mixes astonishing erudition and references to pop culture in order to dissect current intellectual pieties In The Puppet and the Dwarf he offe.

The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity

The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity Slavoj Žižek is a Slovene sociologist philosopher and cultural critic He was born in Ljubljana Slovenia then part of SFR Yugoslavia He received a Doctor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of Ljubljana and studied psychoanalysis at the University of Paris VIII with Jacques Alain Miller and François Regnault In 1990 he was a candidate with the party Liberal Democracy of Slovenia for P

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  1. BlackOxford BlackOxford says:

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  3. Andrew Fairweather Andrew Fairweather says:

    The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity puppet book, dwarf book, perverse free, core mobile, christianity kindle, The Puppet epub, and the kindle, and the Dwarf The pdf, Puppet and the pdf, Puppet and the Dwarf The book, The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity eBookYou'd think an old leftist atheist writing on Christianity wouldn't have much to say beyond the tired old pseudo Nietzschean stuff we've all heard before Think again Zizek attempts to understand Christianity on its own terms rather than find or poke holes in its edifice Zizek has an excellent take on what makes the Christian project so special and why New Age Western Buddhism and privilegin


  4. Ryan Rebel Ryan Rebel says:

    The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity puppet book, dwarf book, perverse free, core mobile, christianity kindle, The Puppet epub, and the kindle, and the Dwarf The pdf, Puppet and the pdf, Puppet and the Dwarf The book, The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity eBookZizek is hilarious People call him a rock star philosopher My first exposure to him was a YouTube video in which he twitchy and sweaty monologued about shit Take that literallyZizek is a bit like Foucault in his approach in that he jumps around talking about whatever he's interested in and just so happens to be an expert in all of it His arguments are a good deal tethered that foucault's though so that's a plusThe Puppet and the Dwarf is all about the secret ideology of Christianity or in Zizek's words the perverse core He makes arguments like What if God became Christ not because we were so inferior but because he was jealous of our


  5. Dr Lloyd E Campbell Dr Lloyd E Campbell says:

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  6. Will C Will C says:

    The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity puppet book, dwarf book, perverse free, core mobile, christianity kindle, The Puppet epub, and the kindle, and the Dwarf The pdf, Puppet and the pdf, Puppet and the Dwarf The book, The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity eBookZizek is a controversial theorist of literature film and pop culture whose areas of expertise range from rigorous philosophy through political science and most interestingly Lacanian psychoanalysis This book which is both very technical and unusually readable reads like an interdisciplinary discussion on theology viewed through every conceivable lens He looks at theology through the eyes of Hegel Lacan and Marx and finds an intrinsic subversive core at the center of Christian though


  7. Justin Justin says:

    The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity puppet book, dwarf book, perverse free, core mobile, christianity kindle, The Puppet epub, and the kindle, and the Dwarf The pdf, Puppet and the pdf, Puppet and the Dwarf The book, The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity eBookI want to give this 5 stars because like all or at least many Zizek books it is eminently intellectually vast and poignant in the most fascinating ways


  8. Beverly Beverly says:

    The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity puppet book, dwarf book, perverse free, core mobile, christianity kindle, The Puppet epub, and the kindle, and the Dwarf The pdf, Puppet and the pdf, Puppet and the Dwarf The book, The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity eBookI'm still reading Zizek but I can't wait until I'm finished to comment a little I forgot until I saw him on youtube Zizek on Love that I saw the documentary Zizek a couple years ago at the Siskel Filmcenter I was enthralled with his energy and passion Also how comfortable he was to be himself I didn't see his eccentric habits as contrived I've just started reading this book but I appreciate Zizek's courage to put his ideas out there even i


  9. Everett Everett says:

    The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity puppet book, dwarf book, perverse free, core mobile, christianity kindle, The Puppet epub, and the kindle, and the Dwarf The pdf, Puppet and the pdf, Puppet and the Dwarf The book, The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity eBookThis book was so good I began reading it again from the beginning as soon as I finished I'm really glad I had tackled In Defense of Lost Causes first since it prepared me with the lingo and some of the Lacanian basics Many of the points made in fact some of the same sentences from Lost Causes appeared first in Puppet and the Dwarf This is because Zizek is always making or less the same points or maybe just point singular Not exactly hostile to my religion of Christianity the perverse of the title is not the same as perverted it nevertheless diverges irreconcilably from my own beliefs around chapter 7 But what a wild ride until that point Definitely got me to look at Paul in a new light


  10. David Anderson David Anderson says:

    The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity puppet book, dwarf book, perverse free, core mobile, christianity kindle, The Puppet epub, and the kindle, and the Dwarf The pdf, Puppet and the pdf, Puppet and the Dwarf The book, The Puppet and the Dwarf The Perverse Core of Christianity eBookThree out of five stars 2 12 really This will be my last attempt at reading Žižek As always there are interesting moments flashes of brilliance and witty pop culture references but they are stuck amongst the confusing muck of Lacan and it doesn't really seem come to anything substantial or of use in actual practice


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