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The Resource Narrative, religion, and science : fundamentalism versus irony, 1700-1999, Stephen Prickett, (electronic resource)

Narrative, religion, and science : fundamentalism versus irony, 1700-1999, Stephen Prickett, (electronic resource)

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Narrative, religion, and science : fundamentalism versus irony, 1700-1999
Title
Narrative, religion, and science
Title remainder
fundamentalism versus irony, 1700-1999
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Prickett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prickett, Stephen
Dewey number
808
LC call number
PN212
LC item number
.P75 2002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Literature and science
  • Religion and literature
Label
Narrative, religion, and science : fundamentalism versus irony, 1700-1999, Stephen Prickett, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-273) and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1 Postmodernism, grand narratives and just-so stories -- Postmodernism and grand narratives -- Just-so stories -- Narrative and irony -- Language, culture and reality -- 2 Newton and Kissinger: Science as irony? -- Said, Kissinger and Newton -- Revolutions and paradigms -- Models of reality -- Ambiguity and irony -- 3 Learning to say 'I': Literature and subjectivity -- Interior and exterior worlds -- The idea of literature -- The ideal of the fragment -- Two kinds of truth? -- 4 Reconstructing religion: Fragmentation, typology -- and symbolism -- From religion to religions -- Religions of nature and of the heart -- Millenarian fragments and organic wholes -- The aesthetics of irony: Keble and Rossetti -- 5 The ache in the missing limb: Language, truth and -- presence -- Coleridge: The language of the Bible -- Newman: The physiognomy of development -- Polanyi: The origins of meaning -- Steiner, Derrida and Hart: Presence and absence -- 6 Twentieth-century fundamentalisms: Theology, truth -- and irony -- Rorty: Language and reality -- Postmodernism and poetic language: Religion as aesthetics -- Logos and logothete: Reading reality -- 7 Science and religion: Language, metaphor and -- consilience -- Etching with universal acid -- Language as change -- A rebirth of images -- The fabric of the universe -- Concluding conversational postscript: The tomb -- of Napoleon
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000208157
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780521009836
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001043849
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000208157
Label
Narrative, religion, and science : fundamentalism versus irony, 1700-1999, Stephen Prickett, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-273) and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1 Postmodernism, grand narratives and just-so stories -- Postmodernism and grand narratives -- Just-so stories -- Narrative and irony -- Language, culture and reality -- 2 Newton and Kissinger: Science as irony? -- Said, Kissinger and Newton -- Revolutions and paradigms -- Models of reality -- Ambiguity and irony -- 3 Learning to say 'I': Literature and subjectivity -- Interior and exterior worlds -- The idea of literature -- The ideal of the fragment -- Two kinds of truth? -- 4 Reconstructing religion: Fragmentation, typology -- and symbolism -- From religion to religions -- Religions of nature and of the heart -- Millenarian fragments and organic wholes -- The aesthetics of irony: Keble and Rossetti -- 5 The ache in the missing limb: Language, truth and -- presence -- Coleridge: The language of the Bible -- Newman: The physiognomy of development -- Polanyi: The origins of meaning -- Steiner, Derrida and Hart: Presence and absence -- 6 Twentieth-century fundamentalisms: Theology, truth -- and irony -- Rorty: Language and reality -- Postmodernism and poetic language: Religion as aesthetics -- Logos and logothete: Reading reality -- 7 Science and religion: Language, metaphor and -- consilience -- Etching with universal acid -- Language as change -- A rebirth of images -- The fabric of the universe -- Concluding conversational postscript: The tomb -- of Napoleon
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000208157
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780521009836
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001043849
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000208157

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