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Owen Barfield (#20 in Veritas Series)

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In this book Michael Di Fuccia examines the theological import of Owen Barfield's poetic philosophy. He argues that philosophies of immanence fail to account for creativity, as is evident in the false shuttling between modernity's active construal and postmodernity's passive...


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In this book Michael Di Fuccia examines the theological import of Owen Barfield's poetic philosophy. He argues that philosophies of immanence fail to account for creativity, as is evident in the false shuttling between modernity's active construal and postmodernity's passive construal of subjectivity. In both extremes subjectivity actually dissolves, divesting one of any creative integrity. Di Fuccia shows how in Barfield's scheme the creative subject appears instead to inhabit a middle or medial realm, which upholds one's creative integrity. It is in this way that Barfield's poetic philosophy gestures toward a theological vision of poi?sis proper, wherein creativity is envisaged as neither purely passive nor purely active, but middle. Creativity, thus, is not immanent but mediated, a participation in being's primordial poi?sis.
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PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 483819
  • Product Code 9781498238731
  • ISBN 1498238734
  • EAN 9781498238731
  • Department Academic
  • Category Philosophy
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Cascade Books
  • Publication Date Oct 2016
  • DRM Adobe
  • Printable No
  • Size 1.36 MB (EPUB)
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