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The varieties of transcendence : pragmatism and the theory of religion

Author: Hermann Deuser
Publisher: New York, NY : Fordham University Press, 2016.
Series: American philosophy series (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The anthology focuses on the major classical pragmatist theories of religion. It is unique in pointing out pragmatist concepts of religious individualization as alternatives to the common secularization discourse and by stressing the compatibility of religious individualism with a positive concept of community.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Varieties of transcendence.
New York, NY : Fordham University Press, 2016
(DLC) 2015017377
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hermann Deuser
ISBN: 9780823267606 0823267601 9780823267590 0823267598 9780823272389 0823272389
OCLC Number: 939195514
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction / Hermann Deuser, Hans Joas, Matthias Jung, and Magnus Schlette --
Pragmatic methodology in the philosophy of religion: perspectives of classical American pragmatism / Christoph Seibert --
Insomnia on a moral holiday: on the moral luck, reward, and punishment of a Jamesian "sick soul" / Sami Pihlström --
Expressive theism: personalism, pragmatism, and religion / Christian Polke --
Ontological faith in Dewey's religious idealism / Victor Kestenbaum --
Qualitative experience and naturalized religion: an inner tension in Dewey's thought? / Matthias Jung --
Pragmatism, naturalism, and genealogy in the study of religion / Wayne Proudfoot --
" ... How you understand ... can only be shown by how you live": Putnam's reconsideration of Dewey's A common faith / Magnus Schlette --
A brief history of theosemiotic: from Scotus through Peirce and beyond / Michael L. Raposa --
"Man's highest developments are social": the individual and the social in Peirce's philosophy of religion / Gesche Linde --
The dissenting voice of Charles Peirce: individality, community, and transfiguration / Vincent Colapietro --
Religious experience and its interpretation: reflections on James and Royce / Hans Joas --
Avoiding the dichotomy of "either the individual or the collectivity": Josiah Royce on community, and on James's concept of religion / Ludwig Nagl --
Pragmatic or pragmatist/pragmaticist philosophy of religion? / Hermann Deuser --
Theory of religion in a pragmatic philosophical theology / Robert Cummings Neville.
Series Title: American philosophy series (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: edited by Hermann Deuser, Hans Joas, Matthias Jung, and Magnus Schlette.
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