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Forthcoming Philosophy of Religion Books

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  1. Myth and the Human Sciences

    Hans Blumenberg's Theory of Myth

    By Angus Nicholls

    Series: Theorists of Myth

    This is the first critical analysis in any language of Hans Blumenberg’s theory of myth. Blumenberg can be regarded as the most important German theorist of myth of the second half of the twentieth century, and his Work on Myth (1979) has resonated across disciplines ranging from literary theory,...

    To Be Published December 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Eschatology and the Technological Future

    By Michael S. Burdett

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    The rapid advancement of technology has led to an explosion of speculative theories about what the future of humankind may look like. These "technological futurisms" have arisen from significant advances in the fields of nanotechnology, biotechnology and information technology and are drawing...

    To Be Published January 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Companion to the Practice of Christian Theology

    Edited by Mike Higton, Jim Fodor

    Series: Routledge Religion Companions

    This Companion introduces the practice of theology, covering what theologians do, why they do it, and what readers need to do in order to become theological practitioners themselves. The volume aims to capture the variety of practices involved in doing theology, highlighting some of the virtues...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Contemporary Philosophical Theology

    By Chad Meister, Charles Taliaferro

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Aquinas and Central Problems of Philosophy

    Mind, Metaphysics, and Philosophical Theology

    By Christopher Hughes

    Thomas Aquinas was the most influential philosopher of the Middle Ages, and one of the most famous Christian theologians of all time. His philosophy is a powerful synthesis of Aristotle and Plato presented within a Christian framework. His "five ways" to prove the existence of God are studied by...

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. God, Freud and Religion: The origins of faith, fear and fundamentalism

    By Dianna T. Kenny

    The Bible tells us that God created man in his own image. Freud argued the reverse – that Man created God in his image. This book interrogates these two propositions to provide a coherent account of why people might believe in God. In God, Freud and Religion, a psychoanalytic perspective and Freud’...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Sustainable Consumption

    The Mindful Commons

    By Peter Doran

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainability

    Advertising, the mass media, technological advances in social media and celebrity culture have come to mediate our popular self-understanding and how we relate to notions of self in a profound way. There is an increasing recognition that ‘attention deficit’ is the price individuals now pay for...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Comparative Religious Ethics

    Edited by Charles Mathewes, Matthew Puffer, Mark Storslee

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY PRICE! (Valid until 3 months after publication) No collection of this sort has yet been conceived of, let alone accomplished, in this field. In part that may well be due to the extraordinarily nascent character of the field of comparative religious ethics, described as that (...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Economics and Theology

    By Paul Oslington

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    In this path breaking book Paul Oslington shows how theology shaped political economy in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Early political economists such as Adam Smith, William Paley, TR Malthus, Richard Whately, William Whewell extended the British scientific natural theology tradition of...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge