skip to content
Models of God and alternative ultimate realities Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Models of God and alternative ultimate realities

Author: Jeanine Diller; Asa Kasher
Publisher: Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
The envisioned volume is a collection of recent essays about the philosophical exploration, critique and comparison of (a) the major philosophical models of God, gods and other ultimate realities implicit in the world's philosophical schools and religions, and of (b) the ideas of such models and doing such modeling per se. The aim is to identify exactly what a model of ultimate reality is; create a comprehensive and  Read more...

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this


Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Models of God and alternative ultimate realities.
Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanine Diller; Asa Kasher
ISBN: 9789400752191 9400752199
OCLC Number: 847834293
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Conceptual Foundations. Introduction to Conceptual Foundations / James E. Taylor --
Modeling Ultimate Reality: God, Consciousness, and Emergence / Robert Cummings Neville --
Symmetry and Asymmetry: Problems and Prospects for Modeling / Lawrence A. Whitney LC+ --
Models of God / Ted Peters --
Relativizing the Classical Tradition: Hartshorne's History of God / Donald Wayne Viney --
Can We Acquire Knowledge of Ultimate Reality? / Michael V. Antony --
Classical Theism. Introduction to Classical Theism / Thomas Williams --
Aristotle on God: Divine Nous as Unmoved Mover / R. Michael Olson --
Jewish Images of God / Elliot N. Dorff --
Augustine and Classical Theism / John Peter Kenney --
Anselm's Perfect God / Katherin A. Rogers --
Al-Ghazali and Ibn Rushd (Averroes) on Creation and the Divine Attributes / Ali Hasan --
Thomas Aquinas: Model of God / Robert G. Kennedy --
Impassibility and Divine Love / Eric J. Silverman --
Descartes on God and the Products of His Will / David Cunning --
Neo-Classical Theism. Introduction to Neo-classical Theism / Kevin Timpe. Descriptivist Reference and the Return of Classical Theism / John Allan Knight --
Divine Unsurpassability / Klaas J. Kraay --
The MaximalGod and the Problem of Evil / Yujin Nagasawa --
Introduction / Jeanine Diller, Asa Kasher --
Infinity, the Neoclassical Concept of God, and Oppy / Daniel A. Dombrowski --
Open Theism. Introduction to Open Theism / David Basinger --
Being and Doing in the Concept of God / David M. Woodruff --
Open Theism and Other Models of Divine Providence / Alan R. Rhoda --
Trinity, Temporality, and Open Theism / Richard Rice --
Process Theology. Introduction to Process Theology / Roland Faber --
William James's Argument for a Finite Theism / Jonathan Weidenbaum --
Hartshorne's Dipolar Theism and the Mystery of God / Donald Wayne Viney --
From Models of God to a Model of Gods: How Whiteheadian Metaphysics Facilitates Western Language Discussion of Divine Multiplicity / Monica A. Coleman --
Ultimate Complexity: A Hindu Process Theology / Jeffery D. Long --
Panentheism. Introduction to Panentheism / Philip Clayton, Philip Clayton. Nicholas of Cusa's Understanding of Theophany and the Retrieval of a "New" Model of God / Nancy J. Shaffer --
Kant's Moral Panentheism / Stephen Palmquist --
Schelling's Fragile God / Klaus Ottmann --
Hegelian Panentheism / Glenn Alexander Magee --
Peirce on God, Reality and Personality / Jeffrey L. Kasser --
Karl Rahner on God / James J. Bacik --
Modeling God in One Hindu Context: The Supreme God in a Medieval South Indian Hymn / Francis X. Clooney SJ --
Ground, Start and End of Being Theologies. Introduction to Ground, Start and End of Being Theologies / Jeanine Diller --
Paul Tillich's Pantheon of Theisms: An Invitation to Think Theonomously / Christopher Demuth Rodkey --
The Theology of the Chinese Jews: An Understanding of God That Is Simultaneously Jewish, "Confucian" and Daoist / Jordan Paper --
Deistic Distance: The Shift in Early Modern Theology from Divine Immanence to Divine Design / Kurt Anders Richardson --
How a Modest Fideism may Constrain Theistic Commitments: Exploring an Alternative to Classical Theism / John Bishop --
The God Insight: Vengeance or Destiny? / John Bacon. A New Existential Model of God: A Synthesis of Themes from Kierkegaard, Buber, Levinas, and Open Theism / John Davenport --
Taking the Nature of God Seriously / Nicholas Maxwell --
Ultimate Unity. Introduction to Ultimate Unity / Michael Levine --
God and Ultimate Reality: An Analytical Interpretation of Śaņkara's Philosophy / R. Puligandla --
The World as the Body of God: Rāmānuja on What is Ultimately Real / Sucharita Adluri --
Ardhanārīśvara: An Androgynous Model of God / Ellen Goldberg --
How Spinozistic Was Toland's Pantheism? / Edwin Curley --
Divine Multiplicity. Introduction to Divine Multiplicity / George I. Mavrodes --
The Great Ancestor: An African Conception of God / Jawanza Eric Clark --
Nature, Impersonality, and Absence in the Theology of Highest Clarity Daoism / James Miller --
Toward a New Model of the Hindu Pantheon: A Report on Twenty-Some Years of Feminist Reflection / Rita M. Gross --
Naturalistic Models of the Ultimate. Introduction to Naturalistic Models of the Ultimate / Kurt Anders Richardson --
The Deity, Figured and Disfigured: Hume on Philosophical Theism and Vulgar Religion / Lee Hardy. Nietzsche on the Death of God and the God of Life / Jason Smick --
Emmanuel Levinas's Non-existent God / Donald L. Turner, Ford J. Turrell --
The New Atheism and Models of God: The Case of Richard Dawkins / James E. Taylor --
Buddhist Ultimates? A Difficult Question / Rita M. Gross --
Facing Finality / Steven Weinberg --
Against Modeling: Negative Theology. Introduction to Negative Theology / Wesley J. Wildman --
The Platonic Monotheism of Plotinus / John Peter Kenney --
Pseudo-Dionysius and the Negation of Models of God / Nancy J. Shaffer --
Strolling with Maimonides on the Via Negativa / Kenneth Seeskin --
Meister Eckhart's God / Dietmar Mieth --
Kierkegaard's Model of God and the Importance of Subjective Experience / Aaron P. Smith --
Transcending the World: Wittgenstein, God, and the Unsayable / Mario von der Ruhr --
Schleiermacher and the Negative Way: Implications for Inter-Religious Dialogue / Wendy Farley --
Feyerabend on the Ineffability of Ultimate Reality / Ian James Kidd. Aperture of Absence: Jean-Luc Marion on the God Who 'Is Not' / Donald L. Wallenfang --
Diversity of Models of God and Alternative Ultimate Realities. Introduction to the Diversity of Models of Ultimate Realities / Michael Thune --
Behind, Between, and Beyond Anthropomorphic Models of Ultimate Reality / Wesley J. Wildman --
Can Models of God Compete? / Jeremy R. Hustwit --
Ibn 'Arabī on the Ultimate Model of the Ultimate / William C. Chittick --
The Many-Sided Reality: A Model of Models / Jerry L. Martin --
Incoherence and Truth in Models of the Ultimate: A Badiouan Approach / David R. Brockman --
The Equal Weight Argument Against Religious Exclusivism / Samuel Ruhmkorff --
Practical Implications. Introduction to Practical Implications / Sallie McFague --
Models of God and Global Warming / Charles Taliaferro --
Models of God and Just War Theory / Philip J. Rossi SJ --
Models, Idols, and the Great White Whale: Toward a Christian Faith of Nonattachment / Jeremy R. Hustwit --
Feminist Challenges to Conceptions of God: Exploring Divine Ideals / Pamela Sue Anderson.
Responsibility: edited by Jeanine Diller, Asa Kasher.


This book collects essays on the philosophical exploration, critique and comparison of philosophical models of God, gods and other ultimate realities implicit in world religions and schools of  Read more...


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(8)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # Models of God and alternative ultimate realities
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "847834293" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <> ; # Dordrecht
    library:placeOfPublication <> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <> ;
    schema:about <> ; # Droit
    schema:about <> ; # Religion--Philosophy
    schema:about <> ; # God
    schema:about <> ; # RELIGION--Philosophy
    schema:about <> ; # Gods
    schema:about <> ; # Religion--Philosophy
    schema:about <> ;
    schema:about <> ; # Reality
    schema:about <> ; # Sciences humaines
    schema:about <> ; # Sciences sociales
    schema:about <> ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <> ; # Asa Kasher
    schema:contributor <> ; # Jeanine Diller
    schema:copyrightYear "2013" ;
    schema:datePublished "2013" ;
    schema:description "The envisioned volume is a collection of recent essays about the philosophical exploration, critique and comparison of (a) the major philosophical models of God, gods and other ultimate realities implicit in the world's philosophical schools and religions, and of (b) the ideas of such models and doing such modeling per se. The aim is to identify exactly what a model of ultimate reality is; create a comprehensive and accessible collection of extant models; and determine how best, philosophically, to model ultimate reality, if possible and desirable."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <> ;
    schema:name "Models of God and alternative ultimate realities"@en ;
    schema:productID "847834293" ;
    schema:publication <> ;
    schema:publisher <> ; # Springer
    schema:url <> ;
    schema:url <> ;
    schema:url <> ;
    schema:url <> ;
    schema:url <> ;
    schema:url <> ;
    schema:url <> ;
    schema:url <> ;
    schema:workExample <> ;
    wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;

<> # RELIGION--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "RELIGION--Philosophy"@en ;

<> # Sciences humaines
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sciences humaines"@en ;

<> # Sciences sociales
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sciences sociales"@en ;

<> # Religion--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Religion--Philosophy"@en ;

<> # Reality
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Reality"@en ;

<> # Religion--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Religion--Philosophy"@en ;

<> # God
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "God"@en ;

<> # Gods
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Gods"@en ;

<> # Jeanine Diller
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Diller" ;
    schema:givenName "Jeanine" ;
    schema:name "Jeanine Diller" ;

<> # Asa Kasher
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Kasher" ;
    schema:givenName "Asa" ;
    schema:name "Asa Kasher" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "9400752199" ;
    schema:isbn "9789400752191" ;

    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Models of God and alternative ultimate realities." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <> ; # Models of God and alternative ultimate realities

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.