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Converts to the Real

Catholicism and the Making of Continental Philosophy

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ISBN 9780674988378

Publication Date: 05/01/2019

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504 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

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  • Introduction
  • I. Neo-Scholastic Conversions: 1900–1930
    • 1. The Struggle for Legitimacy: Neo-Scholasticism and Phenomenology
    • 2. Betrayal: Husserl’s Transcendental Turn and the Idealism/Realism Debate
    • 3. An Ecumenical Atheism: Martin Heidegger’s Existential Phenomenology
    • 4. The Vital Faith of Max Scheler
  • II. Existential Journeys: 1930–1940
    • 5. Christian Existentialism across Europe
    • 6. The Cartesian Thomist
    • 7. The Secular Kierkegaard
    • 8. The Black Nietzsche
  • III. Catholic Legacies: 1940–1950
    • 9. Saving the Husserl Archives
    • 10. Postwar Phenomenology
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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