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

By Daniel A. Dombrowski

ISBN-10: 0791462838

ISBN-13: 9780791462836

ISBN-10: 0791462846

ISBN-13: 9780791462843

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

A Platonic Philosophy of faith demanding situations conventional perspectives of Plato’s non secular notion, arguing that those overstate the case for the veneration of Being instead of changing into. Daniel A. Dombrowski explores how procedure or neoclassical views on Plato’s view of God were usually missed, impoverishing either our view of Plato and our view of what should be acknowledged in modern philosophy of faith on a Platonic foundation. the principally overlooked later dialogues, Dombrowski reveals a dynamic theism in Plato and offers a brand new and extremely diversified Platonic philosophy of faith. The work’s interpretive framework derives from the appliance of procedure 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 research of the philosophy of faith in that it not just makes an attempt to discover an appropriate demeanour during which to set up metaphysical propositions, but in addition in that it issues towards new chances for re-thinking the function of faith in our international today.” — Louvain Studies

“…Dombrowski, famous for his contributions to the philosophy of environmentalism, provides us with a booklet 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 might be interpreted … it is going to be learn with nice curiosity by way of these philosophers who discover and train classes within the philosophy of faith, particularly Platonic scholars.” — Philosophy in Review

“Dombrowski makes an enormous contribution to technique theology and philosophy.” — John B. Cobb Jr., writer of Postmodernism and Public coverage: Reframing faith, tradition, schooling, Sexuality, classification, 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 neglected 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 collage. he's the writer of numerous books, together with Rawls and faith: The Case for Political Liberalism, additionally released via SUNY Press.

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