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Author Tyler, Peter
Title The Return to the Mystical : Ludwig Wittgenstein, Teresa of Avila and the Christian Mystical Tradition
Imprint London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2011
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Note Intro -- Contents -- An Explanation and Acknowledgements -- Introduction: A Change of Aspect? -- PART ONE -- A Wittgensteinian View of the Mystical -- 1 -- What is Mystical Anyway? -- 2 -- Saying and Showing: A Wittgensteinian Methodology -- PART TWO -- The Evolution of the Theologia Mystica -- 3 -- The Origins of the Theologia Mystica: Dionysius the Areopagite -- 4 -- The Medieval Flowering of the Theologia Mystica -- 5 -- The Emergence of the Spanish School: Mystical Theology as 'Recollection' -- PART THREE -- Wittgenstein and Teresa of Avila -- 6 -- Teresa of Avila's Mystical Strategies -- 7 -- Wittgenstein and the Return to the Mystical -- A Concluding Unscientific Postscript: A 'Life Question' or 'Empty Chatter'? -- Bibliography -- Notes
The most recent mystical theology scholarship - a discipline that has found new energy and influence. This is examined through the lens of Wittgenstein's philosophy
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Link Print version: Tyler, Peter The Return to the Mystical : Ludwig Wittgenstein, Teresa of Avila and the Christian Mystical Tradition London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc,c2011 9781441104441
Subject Mysticism -- Catholic Church.;Spiritual life -- Catholic Church.;Spirituality -- Catholic Church
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