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  1. Politics and the Religious Imagination

    Edited by John H.A. Dyck, Paul S. Rowe, Jens Zimmermann

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

    Politics and the Religious Imagination is the product of a group of interdisciplinary scholars each analyzing the connections between religious narratives and the construction of regional and global politics, combining a set of theoretical and philosophic insights with several case studies that...

    Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  2. Language, Desire and Theology

    A Genealogy of the Will to Speak

    By Noëlle Vahanian

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    This interesting and provocative work develops a new theological approach to language in the light of contemporary critical theory....

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  3. On Christian Belief

    A Defence of a Cognitive Conception of Religious Belief in a Christian Context

    By Andrew Collier

    Series: Routledge Studies in Critical Realism (Routledge Critical Realism)

    "On Christian Belief" offers a defense of realism in the philosophy of religion. It argues that religious belief--with particular reference to Christian belief--unlike any other kind of belief, is cognitive; making claims about what is real, and open to rational discussion between believers and...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  4. God and the Universe

    By Arthur Gibson

    Ambitious, controversial and absorbing, God and the Universe tackles the highly-charged issue of God's relevance in the light of new scientific thinking on cosmology. Engaging with poststructuralism, ethics, mathematics, and philosophy through the ages, this persuasively argued book reinvigorates...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Ark of Speech

    By Jean-Louis Chrétien

    The Ark of Speech investigates the interplay of speech and silence in the dialogue between God and human beings, and human beings and the world. Ranging from the Old Testament and its depiction of God's creative word to the New Testament and its focus on the life and words of Jesus as the Word of...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Philosophy for Everyone

    By Matthew Chrisman, Duncan Pritchard, Jane Suilin Lavelle, Michela Massimi, Alasdair Richmond, Dave Ward

    Philosophy for Everyone begins by explaining what philosophy is before exploring the questions and issues at the foundation of this important subject. Key topics and their areas of focus include: Epistemology - what our knowledge of the world and ourselves consists in, and how we come to have it...

    Published September 4th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Providence, Evil and the Openness of God

    By William Hasker

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

    Providence, Evil and the Openness of God is a timely exploration of the philosophical implications of the rapidly-growing theological movement known as open theism, or the 'openness of God'. William Hasker, one of the philosophers prominently associated with this movement, presents the strengths of...

    Published August 29th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Humanist Essays (Routledge Revivals)

    By Gilbert Murray

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1964, this is a short collection of both literary and philosophical essays. Whilst two essays consider Greek literature written at the point at which the Athenian empire was breaking apart, another group explore the background from which Christianity arose, considering Paganism...

    Published August 19th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Nineteenth-Century Philosophy of Religion

    The History of Western Philosophy of Religion, Volume 4

    By Graham Oppy, N. N. Trakakis

    The nineteenth century was a turbulent period in the history of the philosophical scrutiny of religion. Major scholars - such as Hegel, Fichte, Schelling, Newman, Caird and Royce - sought to construct systematic responses to the Enlightenment critiques of religion carried out by Spinoza and...

    Published July 31st 2013 by Routledge

  10. Medieval Philosophy of Religion

    The History of Western Philosophy of Religion, Volume 2

    By Graham Oppy, N. N. Trakakis

    The Medieval period was one of the richest eras for the philosophical study of religion. Covering the period from the 6th to the 16th century, reaching into the Renaissance, "The History of Western Philosophy of Religion 2" shows how Christian, Islamic and Jewish thinkers explicated and defended...

    Published July 31st 2013 by Routledge