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Kirwan, Michael (2011) A New Heaven and a New Earth: Apocalypticism and its Alternatives. Surviving our Origins, St John's College, Cambridge [Conference or Workshop Item]

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    Abstract

    Exploration of the alleged 'apocalyptic turn' in Rene Girard's mimetic theory, as set out in 'Battling to the End', with attention to biblical and popular usages of 'apocalyptic'. A parallel with the mutation of the concept of 'sacrifice' in Girard's thinking is surmised.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Keywords: Rene Girard, mimetic theory, apocalypse, sacrifice
    Department: Theology
    Depositing User: Dr Michael Kirwan
    Date Deposited: 16 Feb 2012 15:27
    Last Modified: 28 Oct 2016 15:08
    URI: http://publications.heythrop.ac.uk/id/eprint/1472

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