Philosophy of Religion in a Global Perspective / Edition 1

Philosophy of Religion in a Global Perspective / Edition 1

by Gary E. Kessler
     
 

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ISBN-10: 053450549X

ISBN-13: 9780534505493

Pub. Date: 10/29/1998

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This anthology on philosophy of religion is unique in that it reflects the multicultural and global realities of religious pluralism. In addition to readings dealing with Judeo Christianity, Kessler includes Native American, African, Hindu, Islamic, Confucian, and Taoist thought. Feminist, African-American, atheist, and Latin American viewpoints are also included.

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This anthology on philosophy of religion is unique in that it reflects the multicultural and global realities of religious pluralism. In addition to readings dealing with Judeo Christianity, Kessler includes Native American, African, Hindu, Islamic, Confucian, and Taoist thought. Feminist, African-American, atheist, and Latin American viewpoints are also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534505493
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/29/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
608
Sales rank:
842,280
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction: What Is Philosophy of Religion? 1. What is Religion? 2. Diverse Views of Ultimate Reality. 3. Can We Prove that Some Kind of Ultimate Reality Exists? 4. Religious Experience: What Is It and What Does It Prove? 5. Why Do Suffering and Evil Occur? 6. How Are Religion and Morality Related? 7. Are We Immortal? 8. What Is the Meaning of Religious Language? 9. Do Faith and Reason Conflict? 10. Humanism, Science, And Miracles. 11. Are All Religions True?

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