Radical Hope

Radical hope anticipates a good for which those who have the hope as yet lack the appropriate concepts with which to understand it. In Radical Hope, Jonathan Lear sees the avoidance of despair as the indispensable condition in which a community can respond creatively to the plight of culture death.

—Charles Taylor, A Different Kind of Courage

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~ by Jay Taber on April 9, 2007.

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