Evidence and Faith: Philosophy and Religion since the Seventeenth Century by Charles Taliaferro | 9780521790277 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Evidence and Faith: Philosophy and Religion since the Seventeenth Century

Evidence and Faith: Philosophy and Religion since the Seventeenth Century

by Charles Taliaferro
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521790271

ISBN-13: 9780521790277

Pub. Date: 02/28/2005

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Emphasizing shifting views of faith and the nature of evidence, Charles Taliaferro has written a dynamic narrative history of philosophical reflection on religion from the seventeenth century to the present. Beginning with the movement of Cambridge Platonism, which formed a bridge between the ancient and medieval worlds and early modern philosophy, his book

Overview

Emphasizing shifting views of faith and the nature of evidence, Charles Taliaferro has written a dynamic narrative history of philosophical reflection on religion from the seventeenth century to the present. Beginning with the movement of Cambridge Platonism, which formed a bridge between the ancient and medieval worlds and early modern philosophy, his book provides an overview of different movements in philosophy, as well as detailed analysis and reflection on key arguments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521790277
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2005
Series:
Evolution of Modern Philosophy Series
Pages:
470
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.34(d)

Table of Contents

1. The sovereignty of the good in seventeenth-century philosophy of religion; 2. Cartesian philosophy of religion; 3. The ascendancy of laws of evidence in early modern philosophy of religion; 4. Humean philosophy of religion; 5. Kantian philosophy of religion; 6. Religion and the philosophical gods and giants; 7. Continental and feminist philosophy of religion; 8. Five major moves; 9. Religions, evidence and legitimacy.

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