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The structure of awareness [by] Thomas C. Oden.

Nashville, Abingdon Press [1969] .
ISBN , 9780687400751, 0687400759

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Subjects Godsdienstpsychologie.
Philosophical anthropology.
Psychology, Religious.
Description 283 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1969]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The Burden of the Past -- Choice Demands Negation -- Framing the Question -- Limitations of the Current Literature on Guilt -- The Living Past -- Internalizing Value -- The Structure of Guilt -- Awareness of Value Negation -- Toward a Parallel Theory of Guilt and Anxiety -- Images of Guilt -- Paradigmatic Guilt -- The Idolatrous Intensification of Guilt -- Idolatry Demythologized -- Constructive and Destructive Guilt -- Stratagems of Self-Deception -- The Neonate Prototype of Innocence -- The Ontological Impossibility of Guilt Before God -- The Vulnerability of Theological Language -- Being Unconditionally Valued amid Value Negations -- Guilt Exists Only Before the Gods -- Anticipating Objections -- Exegetical and Historical Issues -- The Peril of Unreceived Pardon -- The Freedom to Confess -- The Rebirth of Memory -- The Threat of the Future -- The Structure of Anxiety -- Framing the Question -- The Futurity of Awareness -- Potential Threats to Necessary Values -- The Idolatrous Intensification of Anxiety -- The Neonate Prototype of Trust -- Primordial Trust and the Trauma of Birth -- The Fall into Distorted Symbolism -- The Recovery of Trust -- The Ontological Impossibility of Anxiety Before God -- The Vulnerability of the Language of Trust -- Belonging to One to Whom the Future Belongs -- Biblical Images of Trust -- God's Faith in Us -- The Void of the Now -- The Structure of Boredom -- The Predicament of the Present -- The Gift of Reality -- The Idolatrous Intensification of Boredom -- The Neonate Prototype of Responsiveness -- The Fullness of Now -- The Messianic Now -- The Ontological Impossibility of Boredom Before God -- Waiting for God -- The Life of Waiting -- The Appearing of the Expected One -- Toward a Field Theory of Authenticity -- The Tragedy of Our Gods -- The Structure of Idolatry -- Faith in God -- The Bondage of the Self -- The Structure of Despair -- The Ontological Impossibility of Despair -- The Problem of the Neighbor -- The Structure of Interpersonal Alienation -- The Ontology of Liberating Love -- The Abuse of Nature -- The Structure of Desecration -- The New Creation.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)30401
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WorldCat Identities Oden, Thomas C.
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