Dr David Newheiser - Institute for Religion & Critical Inquiry (Faculty of Theology and Philosophy)
Accreditation in-progress - Supervisor is eligible to co-supervise with another fully accredited supervisor (Principal Supervisor)
My research addresses ethical and political questions in light of classic Christian thought and contemporary continental philosophy. I specialize in apophatic mysticism and in Jacques Derrida's relation to religion. I also work on the topics of power and biopolitics, secularization, and the history of sexuality.
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- Atheism and Christianity: Moving Past Polemic (PhD) (Principal Supervisor)
Hope in a Secular Age: Deconstruction, Negative Theology, and the Future of Faith, in Cambridge University Press
"Derrida and the Danger of Religion", in Journal of the American Academy of Religion
"Foucault, Gary Becker and the Critique of Neoliberalism", in Theory, Culture & Society
"Sexuality and Christian Tradition: Innovation and Fidelity, Ancient and Modern", in Journal of Religious Ethics