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On Agamben, Arendt, Christianity, and the Dark Arts of Civilization

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Many progressives have found passages in Augustine's work that suggest he entertained hopes for meaningful political melioration in his time. They also propose that his "political theology" could be an especially valuable resource for "an ethics of democratic citizenship" or for "hopeful citizenship" in our times. Peter Kaufman argues that Augustine's "political theology" offers a compelling, radical alternative to progressive politics. He chronicles Augustine's experiments with alternative polities, and pairs Augustine's ...

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    • Title: On Agamben, Arendt, Christianity, and the Dark Arts of Civilization by Peter Iver Kaufman
    • Publisher: Bloomsbury UK
    • Print ISBN: 9780567682758, 0567682757
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    • Edition: 2019 1st edition
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