Category Archives: Habit

The “futurist” aesthetic as the end of habit

“According to the futurist/formalist view, art’s essential role was to overcome the numbing of perception that accompanies the automatizing of actions frequently performed. (In order to to do this, it seems necessary to destroy, not memory itself, but all the … Continue reading

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Thomas on Faith/Faithfulness

Part of the NPP debates concern the proper meaning of pistis in the pistis Christou construction: those who opt for the objective genitive reading tend to take the word in the sense of intellectual assent, while those who opt for … Continue reading

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