Religion in the Thought of Mikhail Bakhtin
Reason and FaitheBook - 2013
This book examines the significance of religion in the work of the Twentieth-Century philosopher Mikhail Bakhtin, Exploring Bakhtin's contribution to debates on methodology in the study of religion, this book argues that his use of religious terminology is derived from his source material in philosophy of religion and not from his confessional commitment to Russian Orthodox Christianity. Critiquing Gavin Flood's important work Beyond Phenomenology, Bagshaw explains how Bakhtin's work on 'outsideness' presents invaluable insights for scholars of religion, particularly pertinent to the contempor.
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource