TITLE

The Concept of Transcendence in Charles Taylor's Later Work

AUTHOR(S)
Vanheeswijck, Guido
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Currents of Encounter;2011, Vol. 42, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on philosopher Charles Taylor's work with reference to the concept of transcendence. The author states that the concept of the incomprehensible God in Western culture and its evolution is depicted in Taylor's work. The author highlights the secularization drawn from the influence of the image of God as the "other." Taylor defines Christianity as the religion of departure from religion.
ACCESSION #
78077125

 

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