رسته‌ها
Holy Terror
امتیاز دهید
5 / 4.9
با 14 رای
نویسنده:
امتیاز دهید
5 / 4.9
با 14 رای
"Holy Terror" is a profound and timely investigation of the idea of terror, drawing upon political, philosophical, literary, and theological sources to trace a genealogy from the ancient world to the modern day. Rather than add to the mounting pile of political studies of terrorism, Terry Eagleton offers here a metaphysics of terror with a serious historical perspective. Writing with remarkable clarity and persuasive insight he examines a concept whose cultural impact predates 9/11 by millennia. From its earliest manifestations in rite and ritual, through the French Revolution to the 'War on Terror' of today, terror has been regarded with both horror and fascination. Eagleton examines the duality of the sacred (both life-giving and death-dealing) and relates it, via current and past ideas of freedom, to the idea of terror itself. Stretching from the cult of Dionysus to the thought of Jacques Lacan, the book takes in en route ideas of God, freedom, the sublime, and the unconscious. It also examines the problem of evil, and devotes a concluding chapter to the idea of tragic sacrifice and the scapegoat. Written by one of the world's foremost cultural critics, "Holy Terror" is a provocative and ambitious examination of one of the most urgent issues of our time.
✔️
بیشتر
اطلاعات نسخه الکترونیکی
تعداد صفحات:
159
فرمت:
PDF
آپلود شده توسط:
ehsanbaghaei
ehsanbaghaei
۱۳۹۴/۰۵/۱۱

کتاب‌های مرتبط

درج دیدگاه مختص اعضا است! برای ورود به حساب خود اینجا و برای عضویت اینجا کلیک کنید.

دیدگاه‌های کتاب الکترونیکی Holy Terror

تعداد دیدگاه‌ها:
0
دیدگاهی درج نشده؛ شما نخستین نگارنده باشید.
PDF
Holy Terror
701 کیلوبایت
comment_comments_for_the_file
عضو نیستید؟ ثبت نام در کتابناک