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A companion to philosophy of religion

Author: Philip L Quinn
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.] : Blackwell, 1997.
Series: Blackwell companions to philosophy, 8.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Providing a comprehensive guide to the philosophy of religion, this text surveys philosophical issues in the religions of the world, philosophical thought about religion in Western history, and  Read more...


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All Authors / Contributors: Philip L Quinn
ISBN: 0631191534 9780631191537 0631213287 9780631213284
OCLC Number: 246984805
Description: XVI, 639 S.
Contents: Acknowledgements. List of Contributors. Introduction: Philip L. Quinn & Charles Taliaferro. Part I: Philosophical Issues in the Religions of the World: 1. Hinduism: Ninian Smart (University of California, Santa Barbara). 2. Buddhism: Paul J. Griffiths (University of Chicago). 3. Chinese Confucianism and Daoism: Chad Hansen (University of Hong Kong). 4. African Religions: Kwasi Wiredu (University of South Florida). 5. Judaism: Lenn E. Goodman (University of Hawaii at Manoa). 6. Christianity: William J. Wainwright (University of Wisconsin). 7. Islam: Azim Nanji and Aziz A. Esmail (University of Florida). Part II: Philosophical Theology and Philosophy of Religion in Western History: 8. Ancient Philosophical Theology: Kevin Flannery (Pontifica Universita Gregoriana). 9. The Christian Contribution to Medieval Philosophical Theology: Scott Macdonald. 10. The Islamic Contribution to Medieval Philosophical Theology: David Burrell, CSC, (University of Notre Dame). 11. The Jewish Contribution to Medieval Philosophical Theology: Tamar Rudavsky (Ohio State University). 12. Early Modern Philosophical Theology: Derk Pereboom (University of Vermont). 13. The Emergence of Modern Philosophy of Religion: Merold Westphal (Fordham University). Part III: Some Currents in Twentieth Century Philosophy of Religion: 14. American Pragmatism: Nancy Frankenberry (Dartmouth College). 15. Personalism: Patricia A. Sayre (St Mary's College, Notre Dame). 16. Process Theology: David Ray Griffin (School of Theology, Claremont). 17. Phenomenology and Existentialism: Merold Westphal (Fordham University). 18. Wittgensteinianism: John Hyman (University of Oxford). 19. Thomism: Ralph McInerny (University of Notre Dame). 20. The Reformed Tradition: Nicholas Wolterstorff (Yale University). 21. The Anglican Tradition: Canon Brian Hebblethwaite (University of Cambridge). 22. The Jewish Tradition: Robert Gibbs (Princeton University). 23. The Orthodox Tradition: Paul Valliere (Butler University). Part IV: Theism and the Linguistic Turn: 24. Religious Language: Janet Soskice (University of Cambridge). 25. The Verificationist Challenge: Michael Martin (Boston University). 26. Theological Realism and Antirealism: Roger Trigg (University of Warwick). Part V: The Theistic Concept of God: 27. Being: C. J. F. Williams (University of Bristol). 28. Omnipotence: Joshua Hoffman and Gary Rosenkrantz (University of North Carolina at Greensboro). 29. Omniscience: George I. Mavrodes (University of Michigan). 30. Goodness: Paul Helm (University of London). 31. Simplicity: Eleonore Stump (St Louis University). 32. Eternity: Brian Leftow (Fordham University). 33. Necessity: William E. Mann (University of Vermont). 34. Incorporeality: Charles Taliaferro (St Olaf College). 35. Beauty: Patrick Sherry (University of Lancaster). 36. Omnipresence: Edward R. Wierenga (University of Rochester). 37. Foreknowledge and Human Freedom: Linda Zagzebski (Loyola Marymount University). 38. Divine Action: Thomas F. Tracy (Bates College). 39. Creation and Conservation: Hugh J. McCann (Texas A&M University). 40. Immutability and Impassibility: Richard E. Creel (Ithaca College). Part VI: The Justification of Theistic Belief: 41. Ontological Arguments: Celement Dore (University of California at Santa Cruz). 42. Cosmological Arguments: William L. Rowe (Purdue University). 43. Teleological and Design Arguments: Laura L. Garcia (Rutgers University). 44. Moral Arguments: C. Stephen Evans (Calvin College). 45. Pragmatic Arguments: Jeffrey Jordan (University of Delaware). 46. Miracles: George N. Schlesinger (University of North Carolina). 47. Religious Experience: Keith E. Yandell (University of Wisconsin). 48. Fideism: Terence Penelhum (University of Calgary). 49. Reformed Epistemology: Alvin Plantinga (University of Notre Dame). Part VII: Challenges to the Rationality of Theistic Belief: 50. The Problem of Evil: Michael L. Peterson (Asbury College). 51. Naturalistic Explanations of Theistic Belief: Kai Nielsen (Concordia University). 52. The Presumption of Atheism: Antony Flew (University of Oxford). Part VIII: Theism and Modern Science: 53. Theism and Physical Cosmology: William Craig (University of Brussels). 54. Theism and Evolutionary Biology: William Hasker (Huntington College). 55. Theism and the Scientific Understanding of the Mind: Robert Audi (University of Nebraska). 56. Theism and Technology: Frederick Ferre (University of Georgia). Part IX: Theism and Values: 57. Divine Command Ethics: Janine Marie Idziak (Loras College). 58. Natural Law Ethics: Robert P. George (Princeton University). 59. Virtue Ethics: Jean Porter (University of Notre Dame). 60. Narrative Ethics: Robert C. Roberts (Wheaton College). 61. Agapeistic Ethics: Gene Outka (Yale University). 62. Theism, Law, and Politics: Paul J. Weithman (University of Notre Dame). 63. Theism and Medical Ethics: James F. Childress (University of Virginia). 64. Theism and Environmental Ethics: Gary L. Comstock (Iowa State University). 65. Theism and Toleration: Edward Langerak (St Olaf College). Part X: Philosophical Reflection on Christian Faith: 66. Trinity: David Brown (University of Durham). 67. Incarnation: Ronald J. Feenstra (Calvin Theological Seminary). 68. Sin and Original Sin: Philip L. Quinn (University of Notre Dame). 69. Atonement, Justification, and Sanctification: John E. Hare (Calvin College). 70. Survival of Death: Stephen T. Davis (McKenna College, Claremont). 71. Heaven and Hell: Jonathan L. Kvanvig (Texas A&M University). 72. Providence and Predestination: Thomas P. Flint (University Notre Dame). 73. Petitionary Prayer: Eleonore Stump (St Louis University). 74. Revelation and Scripture: William J. Abraham (Southern Methodist University). 75. Tradition: Basil Mitchell (University of Oxford). Part XI: New Directions in Philosophy of Religion: 76. Feminism: Sarah Coakley (Harvard University). 77. Religious Pluralism: John Hick (University of Birmingham). 78. Comparative Philosophy of Religions: Paul J. Griffiths (University of Chicago).
Series Title: Blackwell companions to philosophy, 8.
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"I must congratulate the editors on the volume. It is very comprehensive - bringing in the different religious traditions of the world and their philosophies, the history of the philosophy of Read more...

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