Dr Gavin Hyman

Senior Lecturer

Profile

Degrees

M.A. (Exon.), Ph.D. (Cantab.)

Personal and Career details

Gavin Hyman is a specialist in continental philosophy and religious thought, and has written widely in this area. His publications include The Predicament of Postmodern Theology (2001), New Directions in Philosophical Theology (ed., 2004), A Short History of Atheism (2010) and Traversing the Middle: Ethics, Politics, Religion (2013). He was born in 1974, and has taught at Lancaster since 1999.

Atheism
Hyman, G.L. 2015 In: Vocabulary for the study of religion. E. J. Brill 5 p.
Entry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Žižek’s Hegel: a review essay
Hyman, G. 10/2014 In: ID: International Dialogue, A Multidisciplinary Journal of World Affairs. 4, p. 4-15. 12 p.
Journal article

'Between justice and my mother': reflections on and between Levinas and Zizek
Hyman, G. 2014 In: The future of continental philosophy of religion. Bloomington : Indiana University Press p. 154-166. 13 p. ISBN: 9780253013835. Electronic ISBN: 9780253013934.
Chapter

Confronting secularism in Europe and India: legitimacy and disenchantment in contemporary times
Black, B., Hyman, G., Smith, G.M. 2014 London : Bloomsbury. 224 p. ISBN: 9781780935065. Electronic ISBN: 9781780937311.
Book

Traversing the middle: a reply to Joshua Davis, Peter Escalante, Vincent Lloyd, and Marcus Pound
Hyman, G. 2014 In: Syndicate. Eugene, OR : Cascade p. 71-78. 8 p. ISBN: 9781498208765.
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Understanding secularism by means of genealogy
Hyman, G. 2014 In: Confronting secularism in Europe and India. London : Bloomsbury p. 61-75. 15 p. ISBN: 9781780935065. Electronic ISBN: 9781780937311.
Chapter

Traversing the middle: ethics, politics, religion
Hyman, G. 2013 Eugene, OR : Cascade. ISBN: 9781610974479.
Book

Dialectics or Politics? Atheism and the Return to Religion
Hyman, G. 06/2012 In: Approaching Religion. 2, 1, p. 66-74. 9 p.
Journal article

A review essay of William L. Sachs, 'Homosexuality and the Crisis of Anglicanism'
Hyman, G. 2011 In: Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory. 11, 2, p. 240-254. 15 p.
Journal article

Review Essay of William L. Sachs' Homosexuality and the Crisis of Anglicanism
Hyman, G. 2011 In: Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory. 11, 2, p. 240-254. 15 p.
Journal article

A Short History of Atheism.
Hyman, G. 2010 London : I B Tauris. 240 p. ISBN: 9781848851375.
Book

Atheism.
Hyman, G. 2009 In: Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception. Berlin : Verlag Walter de Gruyter ISBN: 9783110199048 9783110183559 9783110183702.
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Postmodern theology and modern liberalism: reconsidering the relationship
Hyman, G. 2009 In: Theology Today. 65, 4, p. 35-49. 15 p.
Journal article

Augustine on the 'Nihil': an interrogation
Hyman, G. 2008 In: Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory. n/a, 9.1, p. 35-49. 15 p.
Journal article

Prólogo.
Hyman, G. 2008 In: Diálogo interreligioso : el problema de su base común. Bogota´ : Editorial Universidad del Rosario p. 8-10. 3 p. ISBN: 9789588298948 9588298946.
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Religion and Psychoanalytic Thought: A Contemporary Re-Evaluation.
Hyman, G. 2008 In: Theology. 111, p. 3-11. 9 p.
Journal article

Must a post-metaphysical Political Theology repudiate Transcendence? The Case of Gianni Vattimo: A review essay of Gianni Vattimo, Nihilism, and Emancipation: Ethics, Politics, Law
Hyman, G. 2007 In: Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory. 8, 3, p. 124-134. 11 p.
Journal article

Atheism in modern history
Hyman, G. 2006 In: The Cambridge companion to atheism. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press p. 27-46. 20 p. ISBN: 9780521842709 0521842700 9780521603676 0521603676.
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The Study of Religion and the Return of Theology.
Hyman, G.L. 1/01/2004 In: Journal of the American Academy of Religion. 72, 1, p. 195-219. 25 p.
Journal article

Disinterestedness: The Idol of Modernity.
Hyman, G. 2004 In: New Directions in Philosophical Theology: Essays in Honour of Don Cupitt. Ashgate 200 p. ISBN: 0754650618.
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New directions in philosophical theology : essays in honour of Don Cupitt.
Hyman, G.(. 2004 Aldershot : Ashgate. 200 p. ISBN: 0754650618.
Book

Radical Orthodoxy, Ethics and Ambivalence.
Hyman, G.L. 1/04/2002 In: Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory. 3, 2
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Postmodern theology : the apotheosis or scourge of Liberalism?
Hyman, G. 2002 In: The future of liberal theology. Aldershot : Ashgate p. 191-207. 17 p. ISBN: 0754606864 9780754606864.
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Religious language in everyday speech : a response to Don Cupitt.
Hyman, G.L. 01/2001 In: Modern Believing. 42, 1, p. 24-30. 7 p.
Journal article

Graham Ward.
Hyman, G. 2001 In: The Blackwell companion to postmodern theology. Oxford : Blackwell p. 192-193. 2 p. ISBN: 0631212175 1405127198.
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Introduction.
Hyman, G.L. 2001 In: Blackwell companion to postmodern theology. Oxford : Blackwell p. 192-193. 2 p. ISBN: 0631212175 1405127198.
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Postmodernism.
Hyman, G.L. 2001 In: Concise encyclopedia of language and religion. Amsterdam : Pergamon/Elsevier p. 308-310. 3 p. ISBN: 0080431674.
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The Predicament of Postmodern Theology Radical Orthodoxy or Nihilist Textualism?
Hyman, G.L. 2001 Louisville, Kentucky : Westminster John Knox Press. ISBN: 0-664-22366-4.
Book

F. W. J. Schelling.
Hyman, G. 2000 In: Metzler Lexikon christlicher Denker : 700 Autorinnen und Autoren von den Anfängen des Christentums bis zur Gegenwart. Stuttgart : Verlag J. B. Metzler p. 605-608. 4 p. ISBN: 3476017060 9783476017062.
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John Milbank and Nihilism : a metaphysical (mis)reading?
Hyman, G.L. 2000 In: Literature and Theology. 14, 4, p. 430-443. 14 p.
Journal article

D. Z. Phillips : the elusive philosopher.
Hyman, G. 1999 In: Theology. 102, p. 271-278. 8 p.
Journal article

Hick and Loughlin on Disputes and Frameworks.
Hyman, G. 1998 In: New Blackfriars. 79, 931, p. 391-405. 15 p.
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Towards a New Religious Dialogue: Buddhism and Postmodern Theology.
Hyman, G.L. 1998 In: Heythrop Journal. 39, 4, p. 394-412. 19 p.
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