By: Gianni Vattimo (author)Hardback

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In this engaging book, Gianni Vattimo explores the theme of faith and religion which underlies much of his work.

About Author

Gianni Vattimo is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Turin.


Introduction: Luca D'Isanto. Return. Return and philosophy. Christian inheritance and nihilism. Incarnation and secularization. Beyond the violence of metaphysics. Secularization: a purified faith?. Revelation continues. Christianity and modernity. Demythification against paradox: the meaning of kenosis. Demythification of morality. Demythification of dogmas. Secularization: the limit of charity. Enlightenment rediscovered. The substance of faith. The moral question. To return where?. A reduced faith. Secularization versus tragic thought. Reason and the leap. What a pity!. Postscriptum.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780745619545
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 104
  • ID: 9780745619545
  • weight: 272
  • ISBN10: 0745619541
  • translations: Italian

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