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Melancholy and the otherness of God : a study of the hermeneutics of depression /
Alina N. Feld.
imprint
Lanham : Lexington Books, c2011.
description
xxviii, 211 p.
ISBN
0739166034 (cloth : alk. paper), 0739166050 (electronic), 9780739166031 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780739166055 (electronic)
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imprint
Lanham : Lexington Books, c2011.
isbn
0739166034 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739166050 (electronic)
9780739166031 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739166055 (electronic)
contents note
Hippocratic humors, Plato's chora, and pseudo-Aristotle's question -- The mortal sins of acedia, sadness, and sloth -- Children of Saturn -- Indolence and ennui -- Infinite will, skepticism, and sublime terror -- On God's otherness -- Boredom, time, and the self -- Psychic pathos, creativity, and insight -- Postmodern depression and apocalypse -- Therapeutics of melancholy.
catalogue key
8259465
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-205) and index.

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