On the center of this quantity are questions on the psychic elements of the modes of considering we name fundamentalist-that is, considering that disavows multiplicities of which means, abhors allegorical components, and strives towards an exclusionary orthodoxy that codifies not only its personal international yet that of its adversaries, itsothers. The essays handle transcendentalist orthodoxies of every kind, no matter if non secular or secularist. Fundamentalist components in psychoanalysis itself also are put in query, even as psychoanalytic considering and perform is explored as a method of information that finally unravels fundamentalist tendencies.The texts during this assortment characterize a big selection of disciplinary standpoints. Their total aspiration is to interrogate discourses of orthodoxy, literalism, exclusion, and dogma-that is, discourses enthusiastic about monolithic (monolingual, monological, monolateral, monomythical, and definitely monotheistic) encounters with the world.
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