Myth and Philosophy

Myth and Philosophy

by Frank E. Reynolds
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0791404188

ISBN-13: 9780791404188

Pub. Date: 10/28/1990

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791404188
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
10/28/1990
Series:
SUNY series, Toward a Comparative Philosophy of Religions Series
Pages:
382
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Frank E. Reynolds

PART I
Philosophical Perspectives
1. On the Origins of Philosophy of Religion: The Need for a New Narrative of Its Founding
David Tracy

2. Comparison, History, Truth
Charles Taylor

3. Denaturalizing Discourse: Abhidharmikas, Propositionalists, and the Comparative Philosophy of Religion
Paul J. Griffiths

PART II
Myth and Philosophy: Similarities and Differences
4. Myth, Philosophy, and Religion in Ancient Greece
Arthur W. H. Adkins

5. Kukai: Philosophizing in the Archaic
Thomas P. Kasulis

6. Antinomy and Cosmology: Kant Among the Maori
Gregory Schrempp

Myth, Philosophy, and Poetics
7. Hymn to Vac: Myth or Philosophy?
Laurie L. Patton

8. Beyond Philosophy: Suhrawardi's Illuminationist Path to Wisdom
Hossein Ziai

Myth, Philosophy, and Exegesis
9. Myth, Inference, and the Relativism of Reason: An Argument from the History of Judaism Howard Eilberg-Schwartz

10. Vedanta, Commentary, and the Theological Component of Cross-Cultural Study
Francis X. Clooney S.J.

Myth, Philosophy, and Secularization
11. Natural Law: A Study of Myth in a World Without Foundations
Winston Davis

12. Natural Law and Natural Right: The Role of Myth in the Discourses of Exchange and Community
Winston Davis

Index

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