Paperback / softback
October 19, 1998
9780878406951
English
400
9.00 Inches (US)
6.00 Inches (US)
1.56 Pounds (US)
$34.95 USD, £26.50 GBP
v2.1 Reference

Philosophy of Religion

A Guide to the Subject

Edited by Brian Davies
Authoritative and accessible, this book is a concise and comprehensive introduction to the philosophy of religion. It shows how philosophers have used the tools of philosophy to examine the validity of religious ideas and values.

Distinguished North American, British, and Australian authors explain how philosophers of the past and present have approached key concepts of religious faith: Does God exist? Can God's existence be proved? If so, what might God be like? Is there life after death? Is faith in an unseen God rationally tenable at all in a post-Enlightenment, postmodern, scientific age in which different faith traditions coexist and make claims to the ownership of eternal truths?

This book is an essential reader and reference for scholars, teachers, and students of religion and for anyone who seeks to answer key questions challenging the life of faith today.

About the Author

Brian Davies, OP, is a professor of theology at Fordham University and the author of The Thought of Thomas Aquinas (Oxford University Press, 1992).
Georgetown University Press

9780878406951 : philosophy-of-religion-davies
Paperback / softback
400 Pages
$34.95 USD

Other Titles in PHILOSOPHY / Religious

The Word and the Spiritual Realities (the I and the Thou)

Ferdinand Ebner, translated by Harold J. Green, edited by Joseph R. Chapel, introduction by Krzysztof Skorulski
Oct 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Pensées

Blaire Pascal, Blaise Pascal, translated by Pierre Zoberman, introduction by David Wetsel
Sep 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Restoring Ancient Beauty

edited by James Keating, James Keating
Jun 2021 - American Maritain Association
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Other Titles in Philosophy of religion

The Apocalyptic Complex

edited by Nadia Al-Bagdadi, David Marno, Matthias Riedl
Jul 2018 - Central European University Press
$105.00 USD - Hardback

The Third Millennium

David Walsh
Sep 1999 - Georgetown University Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$21.95 USD - Electronic book text

Religion

James Thrower
May 1999 - Georgetown University Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback