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A Peculiar Economy

Curkpatrick, Stephen (2019) A Peculiar Economy. Suci Iman Akademis Dan Praktis: Jurnal Teologi, 8 (2). pp. 137-147. ISSN 2302-5336

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Abstract

Grace represents a peculiar economy that seems antithetical to our unusual perceptions of economy. This strange economy of gift can influence and change how we engage familiar expressions of economy, such as reciprocation, contract, money and insurance. In the logic of Christian faith’s peculiar economy, reality is ultimately otherwise than variegated speculation about human life within economies of human desire, possession and economic calculations of social interaction. This logic is most apparent in how we value what we value.

Item Type: Published Articles
Repository Version: Metadata Only
Keywords: Grace, economy
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2299 Other Philosophy and Religious Studies > 229999 Philosophy and Religious Studies not elsewhere classified
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: A - Philosophy
C - Systematic Theology
College/Association with University of Divinity: STC: Stirling Theological College
Depositing User: Dr Stephen Curkpatrick
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 2019 01:14
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2019 01:14
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/3828

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