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Transcending Boundaries in Philosophy and Theology: Reason, Meaning and Experience
     

Transcending Boundaries in Philosophy and Theology: Reason, Meaning and Experience

by Kevin Vanhoozer
 

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Presenting new opportunities in the dialogue between philosophy and theology, this interdisciplinary text addresses the contemporary reshaping of intellectual boundaries. Exploring human experience in a 'post-Christian' era, the distinguished contributors bring to bear what have been traditionally seen as theological resources while drawing on contemporary

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Presenting new opportunities in the dialogue between philosophy and theology, this interdisciplinary text addresses the contemporary reshaping of intellectual boundaries. Exploring human experience in a 'post-Christian' era, the distinguished contributors bring to bear what have been traditionally seen as theological resources while drawing on contemporary developments in philosophy, both 'continental' and 'analytic'.Set in the context of two complementary narratives - one philosophical concerning secularity, the other theological about the question of God - the authors point to ways of reconfiguring both traditional reason / faith oppositions and those between interpretation / text and language / experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781409477365
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Publication date:
05/28/2013
Series:
Transcending Boundaries in Philosophy and Theology
Sold by:
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Kevin Vanhoozer is Research Professor of Systematic Theology at the Divinity School, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, USA. He is the author of Biblical Narrative in the Philosophy of Paul Ricoeur (CUP), Is There a Meaning in this Text?: The Bible, the Reader and the Morality of Literary Knowledge (Apollos), and First Theology: God, Scripture and Hermeneutics (Inter-Varsity Press). He is a former member of the Panel on Doctrine of the Church of Scotland and co-Chair of the Systematic Theology Group of the American Academy of Religion.

Martin Warner is Associate Fellow of the Department of Philosophy at the University of Warwick. He is the author of Philosophical Finesse: Studies in the Art of Rational Persuasion (Clarendon Press), and A Philosophical Study of T. S. Eliot's Four Quartets (Mellen). He is a member of the Council of the Royal Institute of Philosophy.

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