The Universe as Communion: Towards a Neo-Patristic Synthesis of Theology and Science

The Universe as Communion: Towards a Neo-Patristic Synthesis of Theology and Science

by Alexei Nesteruk

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ISBN-13: 9780567304421
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 01/05/2012
Pages: 300
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.63(d)

About the Author

Dr Alexei Nesteruk is Senior Lecturer in Mathematics at the University of Portsmouth, UK, and a Deacon in the Russian-Orthodox Church. He is author of Light from the East: Theology, Science and the Eastern Orthodox Tradition, Fortress 2003.

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Delimiters of the Dialogue Between Theology and Science
Chapter 1: A Neo-Patristic Ethos in the Dialogue between Theology and Science
Chapter 2: Neo-Patristic Synthesis and Existential Phenomenology: The Lines of Convergence
Chapter 3: Theology and Phenomenological Attitude: the Human Condition, Existential Faith and Transcendence
Chapter 4: The Dialogue between Theology and Science: Human-Centered as opposed to Nature-Centred
Chapter 5: The Universe as Communion: from Cosmology to Personhood and Teleology of Reason
Conclusion
Bibliography
Index

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