5 edition of The philosophy of religion found in the catalog.
The philosophy of religion
On the philosophical aspects and concept of God in Sikhism.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||B162.65 .S33 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 301 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||301|
|LC Control Number||2007392390|
BETWIXT that knowledge which can properly be termed science, and religion a distinction in recent times has been drawn by certain acute thinkers which, if valid, would be fatal to the claim of theology or of a philosophy of a religion to be ranked among the sciences. Science, it is said, Author: John Caird. Philosophy of religion is the philosophical examination of the central themes and concepts involved in religious traditions. It involves all the main areas of philosophy: metaphysics, epistemology, logic, ethics and value theory, the philosophy of language, philosophy of science, law, sociology, politics and history, according to a definition by Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
A Study on the Philosophy of Religion This is a unique piece of work: A work that analyses religion on its own terms, using philosophy to explain the strengths and weaknesses of each general argument without trying to spoon feed you what to accept and what to reject. Listen, think and make your own conclusion. Philosophy of Religion: Selected Readings by Michael Peterson in CHM, EPUB, RTF download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader! All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%().
Empire's Children looks at works at by Rudyard Kipling, Frances Hodgson Burnett, E. Nesbit, Hugh Lofting, A.A. Milne, and Arthur Ransome for the ways these writers consciously and unconsciously used the metaphors of empire in their writing for children. Philosophy of Religion functions well as a stand-alone textbook for courses in the philosophy of religion, and is readily compatible for use as a primary source reader in conjunction with a secondary text. It is an ideal companion to Reason and Religious Belief, 2e (OUP, ).
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Whether it's the philosophical proofs for God's existence or using reason to evaluate faith claims, the major points in the philosophy of religion are all covered in this excellent textbook. And with its built-in study tools, PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION: AN INTRODUCTION helps out during test time as by: Brian Davies has written an excellent introduction to the Philosophy of Religion.
He concentrates on theism, the doctrine of God as defined by the three major religions of /5(16). From the Back Cover. “Pojman’s style is conversational, very accessible, deeply serious but not without plenty of humor. One is moved by his account of his intimate personal odyssey through the minefields of religious belief.” — Theodore Guleserian, Arizona State University “I consider This to be the best introductory text on the subject/5(6).
With o copies in print since its original publication inSteve Evans's Philosophy of Religion has served many generations of students as a classic introduction to the philosophy of religion from a Christian perspective.
Over the years the philosophical landscape has changed, and in this new edition Zach Manis joins Evans in a thorough revamping of arguments and information, while Cited by: According to Evans and Manis, the philosophy of religion is the thoughtful consideration of religious beliefs in an effort to evaluate their truthfulness as much as possible.
In this book, Evans and Manis overview the classical arguments for Gods existence, consider the evidence for miracles, discuss the problem of evil, and reflect on faith and reason/5.
The book has chapters on definitional issues concerning philosophy/religion, the concept of God, arguments for I used this as a textbook for a introductory course in the philosophy of religion/5. Religion in Analytic philosophy or from an analytical point of view.
In my opinion, It is one of the best books to cover this area. The book covers the topics: Concepts of God, Philosophy and Religious Belief, Cosmological Arguments, Design Arguments, Ontological Arguments, Experience and God, Talking about God, Divine Simplicity, Omnipotence and Omniscience, God and Evil, Miracles, Morality /5.
The philosophy of religion as a distinct discipline is an innovation of the last years, but its central topics—the existence and nature of the divine, humankind’s relation to it, the nature of religion, and the place of religion in human life—have been with us since the inception of philosophy.
define 'the philosophy of religion '. It is not, for example, a discipline distinguishable from others as chemistry is from needlework. In this book I do not attempt the perilous task of defining 'philosophy of religion'. My intention is to offer an intro.
Keith Yandell's "Philosophy of Religion: A Contemporary Introduction" is best suited as a text in an upper-division college-level philosophy of religion course. Students who are not already familiar with philosophy in general and the approach to issues found in contemporary Anglo-American philosophy in particular will find the argumentation difficult to by: Philosophy of Religion invites you to explore the questions of divine existence with the tools of epistemology, the branch of philosophy that concerns itself with what we can know.
In Professor James Hall, Chair of the Department of Philosophy at the University of Richmond, you have an unusually qualified teacher/5.
The best books on Atheist Philosophy of Religion recommended by Graham Oppy. From the work of an 18th century atheist priest, to recent research in the cognitive anthropology of religion, atheist philosopher of religion Graham Oppy discusses the books that have been most influential to him.
Interview by Charles J. Styles. Philosophy of Religion is an engaging introduction to the main tenets of this fascinating subject, written clearly and with detailed enough explanation to be accessible to those new to the field, whilst providing original and challenging ideas to more experienced students.
The ideal introduction to this fascinating subject, providing a clear and engaging entry point to the field. About the Author(s) Steven M. Cahn is Professor of Philosophy at The City University of New York Graduate Center. He is the author or editor of more than fifty books.
Recently, he wrote From Student to Scholar: A Candid Guide to Becoming a Professor () and coauthored Happiness and Goodness: Philosophical Reflections on Living Well ().
Cahn is the editor of The World of Philosophy. John Cottingham's Philosophy of Religion opens up fresh perspectives on the philosophy of religion, arguing that the detached neutrality of much of contemporary philosophizing may be counterproductive - hardening us against the receptivity required for certain kinds of important evidence to become by: Stephen Charles Mott.
Paperback 27 May A Confusion of the Spheres. Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein on Philosophy and Religion $ Charles Taliaferro is Professor of Philosophy at St. Olaf College, Minnesota, USA. He is the author or editor of numerous books on the philosophy of religion including as co-editor of The Blackwell Companion to Philosophy of : Oneworld Publications.
Philosophy of Religion This book looks at the basic issues of theological thought: what is religion, why should we be concerned with religion, how do we think about religion, and what do we think about religion.
We use the term "Theology" in a broad sense - not simply the study of God as the word etymologically implies but the study of religion.
I especially like Stephen Prothero’s God Is Not One. The organizing principle for this book is that each of the great religions he survey (about 8 or so) are different because each of them seeks to answer a very different question.
Here’s a nice s. Introduction . The Philosophy of Religion is the application of philosophical theories and arguments to religions and religious world views. Given the multitude of philosophies and religions in the world, it is easy to see how complex this field can become. Incorporating twelve new readings, Philosophy of Religion: Selected Readings, Fifth Edition, presents eighty-two selections grouped into fourteen thematic sections, providing instructors with great flexibility in organizing their courses.
While it deals primarily with the Western and analytic traditions in philosophy, the book also incorporates readings representing continental, Asian, and. What is the relationship between faith and reason? Find out in PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION: AN INTRODUCTION.
Because it's written to be easily understood no matter your background, this philosophy of religion textbook introduces you to the debate in a way you can understand. Whether it's the philosophical proofs for God's existence or using reason to evaluate faith .This guide includes the best philosophy books from throughout history.
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