A Platonic Philosophy of Religion: A Process Perspective by Daniel A. Dombrowski PDF

By Daniel A. Dombrowski

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

A Platonic Philosophy of faith demanding situations conventional perspectives of Plato’s spiritual idea, arguing that those overstate the case for the veneration of Being instead of changing into. Daniel A. Dombrowski explores how technique or neoclassical views on Plato’s view of God were typically overlooked, impoverishing either our view of Plato and our view of what might be acknowledged in modern philosophy of faith on a Platonic foundation. taking a look at the mostly neglected later dialogues, Dombrowski reveals a dynamic theism in Plato and provides a brand new and extremely varied Platonic philosophy of faith. The work’s interpretive framework derives from the applying of procedure philosophy and discusses the continuation of Plato’s notion within the works of Hartshorne and Whitehead.

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

“…Dombrowski, recognized for his contributions to the philosophy of environmentalism, provides us with a publication that provides a neoclassical viewpoint on Plato’s philosophy of God … Dombrowski’s booklet merits our attention.” — American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly

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

“Dombrowski makes a tremendous contribution to method 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 value of features of Plato’s paintings that have usually been systematically overlooked or underappreciated, Dombrowski convincingly develops the suggestion of a dipolar Platonic philosophy of religion.” — Brian G. Henning, Mount Saint Mary’s University

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

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