Encountering Evil: Live Options in Theodicy / Edition 1

Encountering Evil: Live Options in Theodicy / Edition 1

by Stephen T. Davis
     
 

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ISBN-10: 066422251X

ISBN-13: 9780664222512

Pub. Date: 05/28/2001

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

Eight prominent philosophers and theologians confront the problems posed by natural and human evil for theistic belief. Each thinker sets out his or her theodicy and its connections to current social and philosophical debates. The other contributors then offer critiques of each theodicy, to which its author subsequently responds. The result is a valuable

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Eight prominent philosophers and theologians confront the problems posed by natural and human evil for theistic belief. Each thinker sets out his or her theodicy and its connections to current social and philosophical debates. The other contributors then offer critiques of each theodicy, to which its author subsequently responds. The result is a valuable introduction to philosophical and theological perspectives on contemporary evil and to the nature of discourse in the philosophy of religion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664222512
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
05/28/2001
Edition description:
New
Pages:
236
Sales rank:
936,625
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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