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Seeing through God [electronic resource] : a geophenomenology / John Llewelyn.

By: Llewelyn, John.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Studies in Continental thought: Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2004Description: 1 online resource (xv, 193 p.).ISBN: 0253110823; 9780253110824.Subject(s): Environmental sciences -- Philosophy | Environmentalism -- Religious aspects | Phenomenology | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Human GeographyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Seeing through God.DDC classification: 304.2 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Prologomena to any future phenomenological ecology -- Gaia scienza -- Occidental orientation -- On the saying that philosophy begins in wonder -- Belongings -- A footnote in the history of phusis -- Touching earth -- Seeing through God -- Regarding regarding -- Seeing through seeing through.
Summary: In Seeing Through God, John Llewelyn explores the act of looking in the wake of the death of the transcendent God of metaphysics. Taking up strategies developed by the Western sciences for seeing and observing, he finds the so-called tough-minded practices of the physical sciences are very much at home with the so-called tender-minded practices of Eastern religions. Instead of opposing East and West, Llewelyn thinks that blending these spheres leads to a better understanding of aesthetic experience and imagination. In this blending, he presents a phenomenological description of the imaginat.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Prologomena to any future phenomenological ecology -- Gaia scienza -- Occidental orientation -- On the saying that philosophy begins in wonder -- Belongings -- A footnote in the history of phusis -- Touching earth -- Seeing through God -- Regarding regarding -- Seeing through seeing through.

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In Seeing Through God, John Llewelyn explores the act of looking in the wake of the death of the transcendent God of metaphysics. Taking up strategies developed by the Western sciences for seeing and observing, he finds the so-called tough-minded practices of the physical sciences are very much at home with the so-called tender-minded practices of Eastern religions. Instead of opposing East and West, Llewelyn thinks that blending these spheres leads to a better understanding of aesthetic experience and imagination. In this blending, he presents a phenomenological description of the imaginat.

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