Philosophy of Religious Language: Sign, Symbol and Story / Edition 1 available in Paperback
This text provides a lively introduction to the developments in philosophy of language in this century, and to the way these have impinged upon religious language. Included is the relevance of analytical philosophy of language, but the text also covers important historical debates about religious language that have had increasing impact upon biblical studies and theology.
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About the Author
Dan Stiver is Associate Professor of Religious Philosophy at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville.
Table of Contents
2. Historical Approaches to Religious Language.
3. The Falsification Challenge.
4. Language Games.
5. Hermeneutical Philosophy.
6. Metaphor, Symbol, and Analogy.
7. Narrative Theology.
8. Structuralism and Poststructuralism.
9. Conclusion: A Changing Paradigm.