The Desire of the Nations

A new treatment of political theology - politically constructive and receptive to Christian tradition.

The Desire of the Nations

The Desire of the Nations

A new treatment of political theology - politically constructive and receptive to Christian tradition.

More Books:

The Desire of the Nations
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Oliver O'Donovan
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-07-29 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A new treatment of political theology - politically constructive and receptive to Christian tradition.
Figures of Desire
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: Linda Williams
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-01-01 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"An important contribution to film theory. . . . Williams has a fluid, assured style. She is clearly in command of the subject. She's made a strong and original argument for the psychoanalytic basis of Surrealism."--James Monaco, author of The New Wave
Land of Desire
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: William R. Leach
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-15 - Publisher: Vintage

This monumental work of cultural history was nominated for a National Book Award. It chronicles America's transformation, beginning in 1880, into a nation of consumers, devoted to a cult of comfort, bodily well-being, and endless acquisition. 24 pages of photos.
Differencing the Canon
Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: Griselda Pollock
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Psychology Press

In this book, art historian Griselda Pollock makes a compelling intervention into a debate at the very centre of feminist art history: should the traditional canon of the 'Old Masters' be rejected, replaced or reformed? What 'difference' can feminist 'interventions in art's histories' make? Should we simply reject the all-male
Desire Unlimited
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: Paul Julian Smith
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Verso

With four additional chapters and original film stills, this new edition is the only study of its kind in English. The author argues that beneath Almodovar's genius for comedy and visual pleasure lies a filmmaker who deserves to be taken seriously.

Popular All Time

Nancy Silverton's Pastries from the La Brea Bakery
Comfort Food
Mastering the Art of French Cooking, Volume 1
Franklin Barbecue
Myron Mixon: Keto BBQ
Everyone's Table
The Vintage Baker
Authentic Mexican
Weeknight Smoking on Your Traeger and Other Pellet Grills
Just Desserts
Nathalie Dupree's Favorite Stories & Recipes
The Zuni Cafe Cookbook: A Compendium of Recipes and Cooking Lessons from San Francisco's Beloved Restaurant
How to Grill Vegetables
The Vegan Meat Cookbook
The Fat Chance Cookbook
Cook This Book
Magnolia Table
Kevin Belton's New Orleans Celebrations

Recent Books: