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Title Common goods : economy, ecology, and political theology / edited by Melanie Johnson-DeBaufre, Catherine Keller, and Elias Ortega-Aponte
Edition First edition
Published New York, NY : Fordham University Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
Series Transdisciplinary theological colloquia
Contents Cover; Contents; Introduction: Plurisingular Common Good/s; PLANETARY POLITICAL THEOLOGY; Process Philosophy and Planetary Politics; How Not to Be a Religion: Genealogy, Identity, Wonder; Non-Theology and Political Ecology: Postsecularism, Repetition, and Insurrection; The Ambiguities of Transcendence: In Conversation with the Work of William E. Connolly; Dreaming the Common Good/s: The Kin-dom of God as a Space of Utopian Politics; A Cosmopolitical Theology: Engaging "The Political" as an Incarnational Field of Emergence; ECONOMIES AND ECOLOGIES OF (UN)COMMON GOOD/S
A Socioeconomic Hermeneutics of Chayim: The Theo-Ethical Implications of Reading (with) WisdomAcknowledgments; List of Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Climate Debt, White Privilege, and Christian Ethics as Political TheologyCOMMON FLESH, COMMON DEMOCRACIES; Between a Rock and an Empty Place: Political Theology and Democratic Legitimacy; From the Theopaternal to the Theopolitical: On Barack Obama; Democratic Futures in the Shadow of Mass Incarceration: Toward a Political Theology of Prison Abolition; Rupturing the Concorporeal Commons: On the Psychocultural Symptom of "Disability" as Life Resentment; The Common Good of the Flesh: An Indecent Invitation to William E. Connolly, Joerg Rieger, and Political Theology
Reconfiguring the Common Good and Religion in the Context of Capitalism: Abrahamic AlternativesChristian Socialism and the Future of Economic Democracy; The Myth of the Middle: Common Sense, Good Sense, and Rethinking the "Common Good" in Contemporary U.S. Society; Elements of Tradition, Protest, and New Creation in Monetary Systems: A Political Theology of Market Miracles; The Corporation and the Common Good: Biopolitics after the Death of God; Breaking from Within: The Dialectic of Labor and the Death of God; Thoreau Goes to Ghana: On the Wild and the Tingane
Summary In the face of globalized ecological and economic crisis, what role does political theology play in formulating the shared good and the sharing of goods? This remarkable collection of essays by philosophers, theologians and religion scholars together rethinks the common, experimentally assembling a transdisciplinary political theology of the earth
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Common good.
Political theology.
Public goods.
Common good.
Kollektiva nyttigheter.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- History & Theory.
Political theology.
Politisk teologi.
Public goods.
Form Electronic book
Author Johnson-DeBaufre, Melanie, editor.
ISBN 0823268462