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Philosophy of religion : contemporary perspectives

by Norbert O. Schedler

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] Norbert O. Schedler.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL51 .S419
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 564 p.
    Number of Pages564
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5411198M
    ISBN 100024067202
    LC Control Number73001959

    The general aim of the volumes is to present and synthesize the central discussions of contemporary religion and philosophy from within various disciplines and perspectives and guide future academic discussions on the relevant subjects. General Editors: Paul K. Moser, Loyola University, Chicago, Chad Meister, Bethel College, Indiana. In The Pagan World: Ancient Religions Before Christianity, you will meet the fascinating, ancient polytheistic peoples of the Mediterranean and beyond, their many gods and goddesses, and their public and private worship practices, as you come to appreciate the foundational role religion played in their sor Hans-Friedrich Mueller, of Union College in Schenectady, New York, makes.

    Structured around a series of key issues, this volume represents a comprehensive collection of classic and contemporary articles in philosophy of religion. In addition to traditional topics such as arguments for God's existence, the problem of evil, and divine attributes, it contains articles on divine hiddenness, the nature of revelation, and the doctrine of : This anthology is good introduction to the philosophy of religion. It includes readings from historical sources as well as contemporary analytic philosophers. It does includes some selections from Kierkegaard, but that is the only reading from a 19th or 20th century European philosopher/5.

    Pays special attention to diverse perspectives in contemporary philosophy of religion. Includes selections on topics which are just beginning to receive a significant measure of attention such as divine hiddenness, the doctrine of hell, the fine-tuning design argument, revelation, and Plantinga's evolutionary and naturalism argument.   This book presents invaluable new perspectives on the philosopher’s ever-increasing awareness of his or her own locatedness, on the gender (often unwittingly) given to God, the ineffability in both analytic and Continental philosophy, the still critical role of reason in the field, the aims of a feminist philosophy of religion, the roles of Author: Pamela Sue Anderson.


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