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The Executed God
The Way of the Cross in Lockdown America
  • By Mark Lewis Taylor
The Executed God is a searing indictment of the structures of Lockdown America and a visionary statement of hope. Outlining a theatrics of state terror, Taylor documents the instruments, mass incarceration, militarized police tactics, surveillance, torture, immigrant suppression, and capital punishment through which Lockdown America enforces global neoliberal economic and political imperialism. Against this, Taylor proposes a counter-theatrics: the way of the cross that unmasks the powers of state control and enacts an adversarial politics of resistance and dramatic action: a Christian politics of remembering the Jesus executed by empire.

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  • Additional Details
    • SKU: 9781451492675
    • Manufacturer: Augsburg Fortress Publ
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9781451492675
    • Publication Date: 11/01/2015
    • Format: Paperback
    • Author: Mark Lewis Taylor
    • Page Count: 320
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