The Theological Origins of Modernity

Critical Review 13 (1-2):1-30 (1999)
Abstract
Most critiques of modernity rest on an inadequate understanding of its complexity. Modernity should be seen in terms of the question that guides modern thought. 77ns is the question of divine omnipotence that arises out of the nominalist destruction of Scholasticism. Humanism, Reformation Christianity, empiricsim, and rationalism are different responses to this question.
Keywords Philosophy, Modern  Philosophy and religion
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Call number B791.G55 2008
ISBN(s) 0226293459   0226293467   9780226293455  
DOI 10.1080/08913819908443520
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