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Philosophy & theory of religion

Visions and Faces of the Tragic: The Mimesis of Tragedy and the Folly of Salvation in Early Christian Literature

ISBN : 9780198854104

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¥13,299
Author: 
Paul M. Blowers
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2020
Series
Oxford Early Christian Studies
Despite the pervasive early Christian repudiation of pagan theatrical art, especially prior to Constantine, this monograph demonstrates the increasing attention of late-ancient Christian authors to th ... Read more

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Visions of Religion: Experience, Meaning, and Power

ISBN : 9780199387403

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¥18,018
Author: 
Stephen S. Bush
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Nov 2014
Series
AAR Reflection and Theory in the Study of Religion
Three understandings of the nature of religion-religion as experience, symbolic meaning, and power-have dominated scholarly discussions, in succession, for the past hundred years. Proponents of each o ... Read more

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Wandering in Darkness: Narrative and the Problem of Suffering

ISBN : 9780199277421

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¥20,053
Author: 
Eleonore Stump
Pages
690 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
181 x 254 mm
Pub date
Sep 2010
Only the most naive or tendentious among us would deny the extent and intensity of suffering in the world. Can one hold, consistently with the common view of suffering in the world, that there is an o ... Read more

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What Is It Like To Be Dead?: Near-Death Experiences, Christianity, and the Occult

ISBN : 9780190888848

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¥6,688
Author: 
Jens Schlieter
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
Studies of "near-death experiences" show that such experiences not only provide a new certainty of post-mortem survival, but often function as a call for fundamental change in the present. Reported af ... Read more

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Why Beliefs Matter: Reflections on the Nature of Science

ISBN : 9780199586202

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¥7,777
Author: 
E. Brian Davies
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jul 2010
This book discusses deep problems about our place in the world with a minimum of technical jargon. It argues that 'absolutist' ideas dating back to Plato continue to mislead generations of theoretical ... Read more

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Why Beliefs Matter: Reflections on the Nature of Science

ISBN : 9780198704997

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¥3,685
Author: 
E. Brian Davies
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2014
In the follow-up to his acclaimed Science in the Looking Glass, Brian Davies discusses deep problems about our place in the world, using a minimum of technical jargon. The book argues that 'absolutist ... Read more

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Why Philosophy Matters for the Study of Religion-and Vice Versa

ISBN : 9780198744740

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¥5,522
Author: 
Thomas A. Lewis
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
152 x 225 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
Work in philosophy of religion is still strongly marked by an excessive focus on Christianity and, to a lesser extent, Judaism - almost to the exclusion of other religious traditions. Moreover, in man ... Read more

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William James and the Transatlantic Conversation: Pragmatism, Pluralism, and Philosophy of Religion

ISBN : 9780199687510

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¥20,966
Author: 
Martin Halliwell; Joel D. S. Rasmussen
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
William James and the Transatlantic Conversation focuses on the American philosopher and psychologist William James (1842-1910) and his engagements with European thought, together with the multidiscip ... Read more

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Wisdom in Classical and Biblical Tradition

ISBN : 9780190885120

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¥14,069
Author: 
Michael Legaspi
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
Wisdom in Classical and Biblical Tradition begins with the recognition that modern culture emerged from a synthesis of the legacies of ancient Greek civilization and the theological perspectives of Je ... Read more

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