Crossing the Rubicon: The Borderlands of Philosophy and by Emmanuel Falque,Matthew Farley,Reuben Shank

By Emmanuel Falque,Matthew Farley,Reuben Shank

In France at the present time, philosophy—phenomenology in particular—finds itself in a paradoxical relation to theology. a few debate a “theological turn.” Others disavow theological arguments as though such arguments may tarnish their philosophical integrity, whereas however undertaking theology in different venues. In Crossing the Rubicon, Emmanuel Falque seeks to finish this face-off. confident that “the extra one theologizes, the higher one philosophizes,” he proposes a counterblow by way of theology opposed to phenomenology. rather than one other philosophy of “the threshold” or “the leap”—and via a retrospective and forward-looking exam of his personal method—he argues that an stumble upon among the 2 disciplines will display their mutual fruitfulness and their real specified borders. Falque exhibits that he has made the crossing among philosophy and theology and again back with audacity and maybe a bit recklessness, realizing complete good that nobody thinks with no exposing himself to risk.

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