TITLE

Excess: The Obscene Supplement in Slavoj Žižek's Religion and Politics

AUTHOR(S)
Delay, Tad
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
International Journal of Zizek Studies;2014, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of the obscene excess-supplements of superego in Slavoj Žižek work on religion and political dynamics. Topics discussed include the overview of psychoanalytic terminology, the use of the supplement in connection to Christianity, and the use of supplement in political and theological beliefs system.
ACCESSION #
99599641

 

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