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introduction to the philosophy of religion

by Davies, Brian

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-320) and index.

    StatementBrian Davies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL51 .D363 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 333 p. ;
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3317761M
    ISBN 100199263477
    LC Control Number2004266891

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It explains the nature of philosophical inquiry and discusses traditional philosophical questions about the existence of God, miracles, creationism, the truth of the Bible, science, and the problem of evil.5/5(2).

An introductory level overview of the central topics in this fundamental branch of philosophy giving students a solid grounding in the subject. The book covers arguments from both historical and contemporary philosophers such as faith and reason, religion and ethics, miracles, human freedom and divine providence, immortality and s: 5.

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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion provides a broad overview of the topics which are at the forefront of discussion in contemporary philosophy of religion. Prominent views and arguments from both historical and contemporary authors are discussed and by: What is the relationship between faith and reason.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. little or no philosophical background. This book is therefore a basic introduction for those who are approaching the philosophy of religion for the first time. Its bibliography will, I hope, allow them to take matters further.

A great deal more than I discuss could be brought in under the heading of philosophy of religion. The remainder of the book follows the “standard” model of introductory texts on philosophy of religion—namely, its coverage of cosmological arguments, ontological arguments, etc.

Davies follows a similar pattern in every one of his chapters: he introduces the main positions/arguments of various philosophers; he then offers a commentary and analysis on the successfulness of the arguments.

(Ars Disputandi, January ) “Zagzebski’s Philosophy of Religion is a lucid, elegantly written, outstanding introduction to the field that includes classical arguments as well as some of the latest, cutting-edge work being done today.” Charles Taliaferro, St.

Olaf by: 5. Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion cons /5. There are many introductory book to the Philosophy of Religion and this one by Davies is quite good. It's not presented as an explicitly Christian text, and doesn't set out to defend God's existence.

Instead, it's a review of the discipline which seeks to introduce its readers to the topic and its primary arguments/5. It is a very short introduction to the philosophy of religion, focusing on a definition of that discipline, arguments for the existence of God, the problem of divine hiddenness, the nature of faith, the problem of evil, the roots of religious belief, language used of God, and the afterlife/5.

An essential introduction to the subject of philosophy of religion. It covers a wide variety of topics indepth such as the Problem of Evil, Religious Pluralism, the definition and place of Faith, Divine Commands, Traditional Arguments for God's Existence, and Religious Experience/5.

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. An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion provides a broad overview of the topics which are at the forefront of discussion in contemporary philosophy of. An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion.

Author: Michael L. Peterson; Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA ISBN: N.A Category: Christianity Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Drawing from both classical and contemporary discussions, the authors examine topics of religious experience, faith and reason, theistic arguments, the problem of evil, religious language, miracles.

A great introduction into the world of Christian philosophy in a considerate and well articulated book. Reason & Religious Belief is easily understood by those without a philosophical background but still intellectually challenging in the way that it calls the reader to investigate the relationship between reason and faith/5.

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.

For the sake of clarity. Most introductions to the philosophy of religion turn out, in practice, to be philosophic defences of religious belief, concentrating solely on the theistic tradition.

This book differs from such an approach by offering a range of alternative views and in particular by examining the human dimension of religion and religious belief.5/5(3).

A highly accessible and engaging introduction to the philosophy of religion, this book offers full coverage of the key issues, from ideas about God's nature and character to arguments for and against his existence. Author T. J. Mawson makes striking new claims and defends or attacks established positions in original ways.students of the philosophy of religion.

The book is highly accessible and covers all the key elements of a course in the philosophy of religion. It is designed to complement Brian Davies' Philosophy of Religion: A Guide and Anthology, although the book can also be used as a stand-alone introduction/5(22).

Front Cover: Describes itself as "An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion". Back Cover: It "answers two questions: what, if anything, is it that Jews, Christians and Muslims are agreeing about when they join in claiming that there is a God; and what,if any prospects are there for rationally defending or attacking this claim."/5(10).