Wiley-Blackwell (2013)

Daniel Howard-Snyder
Western Washington University
Justin McBrayer
Fort Lewis College
The Blackwell Companion to the Problem of Evil presents a collection of original essays providing both overview and insight, clarifying and evaluating the philosophical and theological “problem of evil” in its various contexts and manifestations. *Features all original essays that explore the various forms of the problems of evil, offering theistic responses that attempt to explain evil as well as discussion of the challenges facing such explanations Includes section introductions with a historical essay that traces the developments of the issues explored *Acknowledges the fact that there are many problems of evil, some of which apply only to those who believe in concepts such as hell and some of which apply to non-theists *Represents views from the various religious traditions, including Hindu, Jewish, Christian, and Muslim
Keywords atheism, theism, agnosticism  suffering  problem of evil  theodicy  Judaism  Christianity  Islam  Hinduism  skeptical theism
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ISBN(s) 9781118607978   9780470671849   9781118607978   047067184X   1118608062   111860797X
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