philosophical and metaphysical theories of divine presence in which the divine encompasses or is manifested in the material world
not all eschatological theories are theories of history. There is another kind of eschatology, which might be called the eschatology of immanence (as opposed to the more familiar eschatology of transcendence)
first encountered recently (in a DFW-related book I think)
Wallace's thinking was almost always about immanence
one of many moments suggesting transcendence through immanence
Wallace's IRS heroes hew toward transcendence through immanence, down in their holes
But what is the 'I', then, if it is not an immanent structure of consciousness itself?
Starting to see this word everywhere. Pretty useful tbh
Deconstruction turns the ideal of being an autonomous, immanent self, free from external influences, against itself
how the culture industry could be aberrantly, even rebelliously, decoded by its mass consumers and that popular sub-cultures might subvert the culture industry in a form of immanent critique
on Adorno's refusal to see popular culture as anything other than an affirmation (as opposed to a resistance)
French has undergone a process of vernacularization – ‘creolization’, as the Afro-Caribbean writer Edouard Glissant would say – on contact with the continent. It has become immanent in the everyday life of millions of Africans, who recognize it as their language.
What the petite bourgeoisie respects most in the world is immanence
What is involved, then, of course, is an immanent justice.
of "payback" in wrestling
the world market is, with regard to its immanent dynamics, 'a space in which everyone has once been a productive labourer, and in which labour has everywhere begun to price itself out of the system'
on higher productivity resulting in more unemployment, which should be a blessing but is instead a curse (drift?)
he uses this word about a million times later on
Peter Sloterdijk provides the outlines of capitalism’s split from itself, its immanent selfovercoming: capitalism culminates when it ‘creates out of itself its own most radical – and the only fruitful – opposite [...]’
a catastrophe which is a ‘suicide’ (the result of immanent antagonisms) appears as the work of a criminal agent – Jews, traitors or reactionaries.