David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cambridge University Press (2005)
Charles Taliaferro has written a dynamic narrative history of philosophical reflection on religion from the seventeenth century to the present, with an emphasis on shifting views of faith and the nature of evidence. The book begins with the movement called Cambridge Platonism, which formed a bridge between the ancient and medieval worlds and early modern philosophy. While the book provides a general overview of different movements in philosophy, it also offers a detailed exposition and reflection on key arguments. The scope is broad, from Descartes to contemporary feminist philosophy of religion. Written with clarity and verve, this is a book that will appeal to professionals and students in the philosophy of religion, religious studies, and the history of ideas, as well as informed lay readers.
|Keywords||Philosophy and religion History Philosophy, Modern|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$50.00 used (57% off) $97.80 direct from Amazon (3% off) $104.90 new (9% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||BD573.T35 2005|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Geoffrey Gorham (2009). God and the Natural World in the Seventeenth Century: Space, Time, and Causality. Philosophy Compass 4 (5):859-872.
Similar books and articles
Gavin D. Flood (2012). The Importance of Religion: Meaning and Action in Our Strange World. Wiley-Blackwell.
Thomas M. Lennon (2005). Review of Charles Taliaferro, Evidence and Faith: Philosophy and Religion Since the Seventeenth Century. [REVIEW] Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2005 (8).
Peter van Nuffelen (2011). Rethinking the Gods: Philosophical Readings of Religion in the Post-Hellenistic Period. Cambridge University Press.
John W. Yolton (ed.) (1990). Philosophy, Religion, and Science in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries. University of Rochester Press.
Daniel Garber & Michael Ayers (eds.) (1998/2003). The Cambridge History of Seventeenth-Century Philosophy. Cambridge University Press.
Michael R. Slater (2009). William James on Ethics and Faith. Cambridge University Press.
John Hedley Brooke & Ian Maclean (eds.) (2005). Heterodoxy in Early Modern Science and Religion. Oxford University Press.
Graham Robert Oppy & Nick Trakakis (eds.) (2009). The History of Western Philosophy of Religion. Oxford University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads12 ( #183,461 of 1,696,625 )
Recent downloads (6 months)2 ( #250,163 of 1,696,625 )
How can I increase my downloads?