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By Heather Walton, Andrew W. Hass

This choice of essays explores the best way our notions of self, different, subjectivity, gender and the sacred textual content are being re-visioned inside modern idea. those new methods of conceiving create upheavals and radical shifts that transform our figuring out of philosophical, mental, political, sexual and non secular identification, permitting us to track the fault strains, regulatory forces, exclusions and unmarked areas either inside of our selves, and in the discourses that attend those selves. As such, revisionings holiday down borders, and the come across of literature and theology turns into a vital concentration for those explorations, because the self learns to resituate its personal being creatively vis-a-vis others and, eventually, the opposite.

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