Exploring the Philosophy of Religion.

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Full title: Exploring the Philosophy of Religion.
Main author: Stewart, David.
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Edition: 7th ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Half Title
  • Title
  • Copyright
  • Contents
  • PREFACE
  • CHAPTER ONE THE VARIETIES OF RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE
  • INTRODUCTION: PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION
  • Mystical Experience
  • Mysticism,
  • Intuitive Ways of Knowing
  • Personal Experience of God
  • Critique of Mysticism
  • The Care of Religion
  • Varieties of Religious Understanding
  • The Pluralistic Hypothesis
  • RETROSPECTIVE: RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE
  • ADDITIONAL SOURCES
  • CHAPTER TWO RELIGION AND LIFE
  • INTRODUCTION: RELIGION AND LIFE
  • Life's Goal Is to Obey God's Will
  • Moral Obligation
  • Life's Goal Is to Achieve Greatness
  • The Joyful Wisdom
  • Life Is Not Meaningful Without God
  • A Confession
  • Life Is Meaningful Without God
  • Ethics Without Religion
  • RETROSPECTIVE: RELIGION AND LIFE
  • ADDITIONAL SOURCES
  • CHAPTER THREE RELIGION AND HUMAN DESTINY
  • INTRODUCTION: RELIGION AND DEATH
  • The Immortality of the Soul
  • Phaedo
  • The Finality of Death
  • Letter to Menoeceus
  • The Hope for Resurrection
  • The Death of Death
  • Death in Buddhism
  • The Doctrine of No-Soul: Anatta
  • RETROSPECTIVE: RELIGION AND DEATH
  • ADDITIONAL SOURCES
  • CHAPTER FOUR ARGUMENTS FOR GOD'S EXISTENCE
  • INTRODUCTION: THE EXISTENCE OF GOD
  • The Ontological Argument
  • The Most Perfect Being
  • The Cosmological Arguments
  • The Kalām Cosmological Argument
  • The Design Argument
  • Natural Theology
  • The Moral Argument
  • God as a Postulate of Practical Reason
  • RETROSPECTIVE: THE EXISTENCE OF GOD
  • ADDITIONAL SOURCES
  • CHAPTER FIVE THE PROBLEM OF EVIL
  • INTRODUCTION: GOD AND EVIL
  • Evil and the Power of God
  • Divine Omnipotence
  • Theodicy in Process Thought
  • God in Process
  • Karma and Evil
  • Karma in Hindu Thought
  • The "Vale of Soul-Making" Theodicy
  • Evil and the God of Love
  • RETROSPECTIVE: GOD AND EVIL
  • ADDITIONAL SOURCES
  • CHAPTER SIX FAITH AND REASON.
  • INTRODUCTION: OPINION, BELIEF, AND KNOWLEDGE
  • Belief and Falsification
  • The Falsification Debate
  • Will and Belief
  • The Will to Believe
  • No Rational Basis for Faith
  • Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion
  • The Leap of Faith
  • Objective and Subjective Reflection
  • RETROSPECTIVE: FAITH AND REASON
  • ADDITIONAL SOURCES
  • CHAPTER SEVEN RELIGION AND CURRENT ISSUES
  • INTRODUCTION: RELIGION AND SOCIETY
  • Religion and Government
  • A Letter Concerning Toleration
  • Religion and Women
  • The Female Nature of God
  • Religion and World Origins
  • Creative Evolution
  • Religion and Human Origins
  • Life's Dominion
  • RETROSPECTIVE: RELIGION AND CURRENT ISSUES
  • ADDITIONAL SOURCES
  • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARIES
  • GLOSSARY
  • INDEX.