Download e-book for kindle: Constructing the Self: Thinking with Paul and Michel by Valerie Nicolet-Anderson

By Valerie Nicolet-Anderson

ISBN-10: 3161516990

ISBN-13: 9783161516993

utilizing a few of the works of Michel Foucault (1926-1984) as a talk companion, Valérie Nicolet-Anderson makes a speciality of the way during which Paul constructs the id of his viewers in his letter to the Romans. particularly, she analyzes how the notions of autonomy and self-agency functionality for either authors. during this discussion, Valérie Nicolet-Anderson examines even if Paul can nonetheless play a proper half in modern discussions round the inspiration of id. The method of Paul offers a story analyzing of Romans and screens an interdisciplinary hermeneutics which brings jointly New testomony exegesis and post-modern philosophy. the writer constructs a dynamic photograph of Paul as engaged within the shaping of the ethos of his groups via numerous ideas. She highlights Paul's reality, reflecting the present use of Paul through continental philosophers and invitations extra interdisciplinary mirrored image among exegesis and philosophy.

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