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  1. Victoria S. Harrison (2007). Metaphor, Religious Language, and Religious Experience. Sophia 46 (2):127-145.score: 240.0
    Is it possible to talk about God without either misrepresentation or failing to assert anything of significance? The article begins by reviewing how, in attempting to answer this question, traditional theories of religious language have failed to sidestep both potential pitfalls adequately. After arguing that recently developed theories of metaphor seem better able to shed light on the nature of religious language, it considers the claim that huge areas of our language and, consequently, of our (...)
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  2. Graeme Marshall (2012). The Problem of Religious Language 'Look at It This Way' (Wittgenstein). Sophia 51 (4):479-493.score: 240.0
    This essay is critical of some of the attempts made to solve problems of meaning in religious languages, but remains open-minded about them and accepts the Wittgensteinian invitation to look at their dissolution by way of the experiences of meaning and the aspects of language on which they rely. I have argued that there were and are no lasting problems with religious language per se and that the force and meaning of what is said in using (...)
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  3. Fritz Osterwalder (2012). The Modern Religious Language of Education: Rousseau's Emile. [REVIEW] Studies in Philosophy and Education 31 (5):435-447.score: 216.0
    The Republican education, its concepts, theories, and form of discourse belong to the shared European heritage of the pre-modern Age. The pedagogy of humanism and its effects on the early Modern Age are represented by Republicanism. Even if Republicanism found a political continuation in liberalism and democratism of the Modern Age, the same cannot be said of pedagogic continuity without some reservations. In pedagogy of the Modern Age an alternative to Republicanism prevails that builds onto a body of concepts, discourse, (...)
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  4. Jennifer Hart Weed, Religious Language. Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.score: 210.0
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  5. Frank Brown Dilley (1964). Metaphysics and Religious Language. New York, Columbia University Press.score: 198.0
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  6. Sen Gupta & Santosh Chandra (1978). Logic of Religious Language. Prajñā.score: 198.0
     
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  7. Subodh Kumar Mohanty (1988). The Concept of Blik: An Analytical and Applied Philosophical Exploration of the Problem of Meaning of Religious Language. Anu Books.score: 198.0
     
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  8. Dan R. Stiver (1996). The Philosophy of Religious Language: Sign, Symbol, and Story. Blackwell Publishers.score: 198.0
     
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  9. Michael Scott (2010). Religious Language. Philosophy Compass 5 (6):505-515.score: 180.0
    This study reviews some of the principal themes in contemporary work on religious language. Unlike other recent surveys, the most pressing issues about religious language are addressed from the perspective of the philosophy of language; different positions taken on these issues by philosophers of religion and theologians are considered. Topics that are covered include: the subject matter of religious discourse, reductionism and subjectivism, expressivism, the nature of religious metaphor, religious fictionalism and truth (...)
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  10. Anna Strhan (2011). Religious Language as Poetry: Heidegger's Challenge. Heythrop Journal 52 (6):926-938.score: 180.0
    This paper examines how Heidegger's view that language is poetry might provide a helpful way of understanding the nature of religious language. Poetry, according to Heidegger, is language in its purest form, in that it both reveals Being, whilst also showing the difference between word and thing. In poetry, Heidegger suggests, we come closest to the essence of language itself and encounter its strangeness and impermeability, and its revelatory character. What would be the implications for (...)
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  11. Andrew P. Porter (1996). Science, Religious Language, and Analogy. Faith and Philosophy 13 (1):113-120.score: 180.0
    Ian Barbour sees four ways to relate science and religion: (1) conflict, (2) disjunction or independence, (3) dialogue, and (4) synthesis or integration. David Burrell posits three ways to construe religious language, as (a) univocal, (b) equivocal, or (c) analogous. The paper contends that Barbour’s (1) and (4) presuppose Burrell’s (a), Barbour's (2) presupposes Burrell’s (b), and Barbour’s (3) presupposes Burrell’s (c), and it explores some of the implications for each alternative.
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  12. Genia Schönbaumsfeld (2007). Worlds or Words Apart? Wittgenstein on Understanding Religious Language. Ratio 20 (4):422–441.score: 180.0
    In this paper I develop an account of Wittgenstein's conception of what it is to understand religious language. I show that Wittgenstein's view undermines the idea that as regards religious faith only two options are possible – either adherence to a set of metaphysical beliefs (with certain ways of acting following from these beliefs) or passionate commitment to a ‘doctrineless’ form of life. I offer a defence of Wittgenstein's conception against Kai Nielsen's charges that Wittgenstein removes the (...)
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  13. Richard Cross (2008). Idolatry and Religious Language. Faith and Philosophy 25 (2):190-196.score: 180.0
    Upholding a univocity theory of religious language does not entail idolatry, because nothing about univocity entails misidentifying God altogether—which is what idolatry amounts to. Upholders and opponents of univocity can agree on the object to which they are ascribing various attributes, even if they do not agree on the attributes themselves. Neither does the defender of univocity have to maintain that there is anything real really shared by God and creatures. Furthermore, even if much of language is (...)
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  14. Dagmar Demjančuková (2006). Cultural Pluralism and the Specificity of Religious Language. The Proceedings of the Twenty-First World Congress of Philosophy 8:31-38.score: 174.0
    Modern science provides the philosophy of religion with new perspectives and bodies of evidence for researching religion. Anthropology, for example, is helpful when we consider the relation of language and religion, and recent research in the philosophy of religion has been occupied with problems created by the distinctively religious uses of language. Language and action based on the assumptions of Western culture could, however, be obstacles to grasping the essence of the faith in other contexts. I (...)
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  15. Roger M. White (2009). Talking About God: The Concept of Analogy and the Problem of Religious Language. Ashgate Pub. Ltd..score: 156.0
    Introduction -- The mathematical roots of the concept of analogy -- Aristotle : the uses of analogy -- Aristotle : analogy and language -- Thomas Aquinas -- Immanuel Kant -- Karl Barth -- Final reflections.
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  16. C. Stephen Evans (1979). Mis-Using Religious Language: Something About Kierkegaard and 'The Myth of God Incarnate'. Religious Studies 15 (2):139 - 157.score: 156.0
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  17. Earl R. MacCormac (1970). A New Programme for Religious Language: The Transformational Generative Grammar. Religious Studies 6 (1):41 - 55.score: 156.0
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  18. Rachel Shihor (1983). The Intelligibility of Religious Language: Two Standpoints. Religious Studies 19 (2):215 - 221.score: 156.0
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  19. J. Heywood Thomas (1965). Religious Language as Symbolism. Religious Studies 1 (1):89 - 93.score: 156.0
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  20. Cynthia B. Cohen (1973). The Logic of Religious Language. Religious Studies 9 (2):143 - 155.score: 156.0
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  21. James M. Smith & James Wm McClendon Jr (1972). Religious Language After J. L. Austin. Religious Studies 8 (1):55 - 63.score: 156.0
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  22. Margaret Chatterjee (1974). Does the Analysis of Religious Language Rest on a Mistake? Religious Studies 10 (4):469 - 478.score: 156.0
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  23. J. G. Wilson (1970). Sankara, Ramanuja, and the Function of Religious Language. Religious Studies 6 (1):57 - 68.score: 156.0
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  24. Stuart C. Brown (1971). Dalla M. High. Ed. New Essays on Religious Language. Pp. 240. (New York Oxford U.P. 1969.) $5. (Paper $1.95). [REVIEW] Religious Studies 7 (3):269.score: 156.0
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  25. Thomas McPherson (1973). Robert H. Ayers and William T. Blackstone (Editors). Religious Language and Knowledge. Pp. 146. (University of Georgia Press, 1972.) $4.00.Donnelly John (Editor). Logical Analysis and Contemporary Theism. Pp. 329. (New York. Fordham University Press, 1972.) $12.50.Kellenberger James. Religious Discovery, Faith, and Knowledge. Pp. 193. (Englewood Cliffs, N.J. Prentice-Hall.) $4.95. [REVIEW] Religious Studies 9 (1):95.score: 156.0
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  26. Roger Trigg (1978). Peter Donovan. Religious Language. (Sheldon Press, London, 1976.) £1.60. [REVIEW] Religious Studies 14 (3):412.score: 156.0
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  27. Michael Durrant (1987). Janet Martin Soskice. Metaphor and Religious Language. Pp. 180. (Clarendon Press, 1985.) (No Price Given). Religious Studies 23 (2):297.score: 156.0
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  28. Rulon Wells (1973). William J. Samarin. Tongues of Men and Angels. The Religious Language of Pentecostalism. (New York, Macmillan, and London, Collier-Macmillan Ltd, 1972.) $7.95. [REVIEW] Religious Studies 9 (4):503.score: 156.0
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  29. Dieter Henrich (1974). Hope and Knowledge: The Epistemic Status of Religious Language. Philosophy and Social Criticism 2 (1).score: 150.0
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  30. Janine Idziak (2012). Roger M. White, Talking About God: The Concept of Analogy and the Problem of Religious Language (Transcending Boundaries in Philosophy and Theology). [REVIEW] International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 71 (1):75-79.score: 150.0
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  31. James F. Harris (1991). The Causal Theory of Reference and Religious Language. International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 29 (2):75 - 86.score: 150.0
  32. Bruce Haddox (1971). Religious Language as Religious Experience. International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 2 (4):222 - 227.score: 150.0
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  33. Charles T. Hughes (1993). Martin on the Meaninglessness of Religious Language. International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 34 (2):95 - 114.score: 150.0
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  34. Harold H. Oliver (1974). Hope and Knowledge: The Epistemic Status of Religious Language. Philosophy and Social Criticism 2 (1):75-88.score: 150.0
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  35. Jerome I. Gellman (1977). The Meta-Philosophy of Religious Language. Noûs 11 (2):151-161.score: 150.0
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  36. H. D. Lewis (1959). Religious Language. By Ian T. Ramsey. (S.C.M. Press 1957. Pp. 188. Price 18s.). Philosophy 34 (130):266-.score: 150.0
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  37. Patrick Bastable (1987). Metaphor and Religious Language. Philosophical Studies 31:454-456.score: 150.0
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  38. A. J. Watt (1972). Spinoza's Use of Religious Language. New Scholasticism 46 (3):286-307.score: 150.0
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  39. James F. Ross (1961). Analogy as a Rule of Meaning for Religious Language. International Philosophical Quarterly 1 (3):468-502.score: 150.0
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  40. Charles H. Talbert (1994). Jesus'birth in Luke and the Nature of Religious Language. Heythrop Journal 35 (4):391–400.score: 150.0
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  41. J. K. Bramann (1975). Religious Language in Wittenstein and Kafka. Diogenes 23 (90):26-35.score: 150.0
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  42. Patrick Sherry (1972). Truth and the "Religious Language-Game". Philosophy 47 (179):18 - 37.score: 150.0
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  43. Author unknown, Religious Language. Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.score: 150.0
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  44. Diogenes Allen (1966). Metaphysics and Religious Language. By Frank B. Dilley. New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1964. Pp. 173. $4.00. [REVIEW] Dialogue 4 (04):552-553.score: 150.0
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  45. Allan Anderson (1967). Faith, Truth, and Religious Language. World Futures 5 (4):62-71.score: 150.0
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  46. Raphael Demos (1957). The Meaningfulness of Religious Language. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 18 (1):96-106.score: 150.0
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  47. Peter Lamarque (1987). Metaphor and Religious Language. Philosophical Books 28 (1):59-61.score: 150.0
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  48. Patrick Foster (1997). The Epistemological Basis of Religious Language. Sophia 36 (2):12-28.score: 150.0
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  49. Eugene Thomas Long (1986). Metaphor and Religious Language. Review of Metaphysics 40 (2):402-403.score: 150.0
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  50. Alastair McKinnon (1965). Unfalsifiability and the Uses of Religious Language. American Philosophical Quarterly 2 (3):229 - 237.score: 150.0
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