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By Daniel A. Dombrowski

ISBN-10: 0791462838

ISBN-13: 9780791462836

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ISBN-13: 9780791462843

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

A Platonic Philosophy of faith demanding situations conventional perspectives of Plato’s non secular idea, arguing that those overstate the case for the veneration of Being in preference to turning into. Daniel A. Dombrowski explores how strategy or neoclassical views on Plato’s view of God were usually ignored, impoverishing either our view of Plato and our view of what could be acknowledged in modern philosophy of faith on a Platonic foundation. taking a look at the principally overlooked later dialogues, Dombrowski reveals a dynamic theism in Plato and offers a brand new and intensely assorted Platonic philosophy of faith. The work’s interpretive framework derives from the applying of technique philosophy and discusses the continuation of Plato’s concept within the works of Hartshorne and Whitehead.

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

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

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

“Dombrowski makes an immense contribution to technique theology and philosophy.” — John B. Cobb Jr., writer of Postmodernism and Public coverage: Reframing faith, tradition, schooling, Sexuality, category, Race, Politics, and the Economy

“By skillfully and obviously demonstrating the textual and argumentative significance of facets of Plato’s paintings that have frequently been systematically missed or underappreciated, Dombrowski convincingly develops the thought 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 through SUNY Press.

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