New PDF release: A Platonic Philosophy of Religion: A Process Perspective


By Daniel A. Dombrowski

Explores the method or neoclassical interpretation of Plato's idea on God.

A Platonic Philosophy of faith demanding situations conventional perspectives of Plato’s non secular suggestion, arguing that those overstate the case for the veneration of Being instead of turning into. Daniel A. Dombrowski explores how approach or neoclassical views on Plato’s view of God were regularly overlooked, impoverishing either our view of Plato and our view of what may be stated in modern philosophy of faith on a Platonic foundation. the principally overlooked later dialogues, Dombrowski reveals a dynamic theism in Plato and provides a brand new and extremely diverse Platonic philosophy of faith. The work’s interpretive framework derives from the appliance of strategy philosophy and discusses the continuation of Plato’s concept within the works of Hartshorne and Whitehead.

“…provide[s] a few a lot wanted clean air for the examine of the philosophy of faith in that it not just makes an attempt to discover an appropriate demeanour within which to install metaphysical propositions, but additionally in that it issues towards new chances for re-thinking the function of faith in our international today.” — Louvain Studies

“…Dombrowski, famous for his contributions to the philosophy of environmentalism, provides us with a e-book that gives a neoclassical viewpoint on Plato’s philosophy of God … Dombrowski’s ebook merits our attention.” — American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly

“The finest questions raised through this booklet relate to the way the writings and perspectives of philosophers can or might be interpreted … it will likely be learn with nice curiosity via these philosophers who discover and educate classes within the philosophy of faith, particularly Platonic scholars.” — Philosophy in Review

“Dombrowski makes a massive contribution to procedure theology and philosophy.” — John B. Cobb Jr., writer of Postmodernism and Public coverage: Reframing faith, tradition, schooling, Sexuality, type, Race, Politics, and the Economy

“By skillfully and obviously demonstrating the textual and argumentative significance of features of Plato’s paintings that have usually been systematically overlooked or underappreciated, Dombrowski convincingly develops the thought of a dipolar Platonic philosophy of religion.” — Brian G. Henning, Mount Saint Mary’s University

Daniel A. Dombrowski is Professor of Philosophy at Seattle collage. he's the writer of numerous books, together with Rawls and faith: The Case for Political Liberalism, additionally released through SUNY Press.

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