Analytic Philosophy of Religion: its History since 1955 by Steven Duncan

By Steven Duncan

This booklet (also to be had in paperback from is a reconstruction and interpretation of the improvement of analytic philosophy of faith in Britain and the us, with certain connection with the talk over the lifestyles of God and the matter of evil, over the past fifty years.

Introduction: what's the Philosophy of faith? bankruptcy 1: Theism and Atheism. bankruptcy 2: Neo-Thomism and the increase of research. bankruptcy three: the matter of non secular Language. bankruptcy four: The Argument from Evil and the Origins of Inductivism. bankruptcy five: The Inductivist Paradigm. bankruptcy 6: The Ontological Argument Redivivus. bankruptcy 7: The Cosmological Argument Redivivus. bankruptcy eight: The Teleological Argument Redivivus. bankruptcy nine: Post-Deductivism and the increase of Christian Philosophy. bankruptcy 10: The Philosophy of faith Today.

Steven M. Duncan (1954- ) acquired his Ph.D. in philosophy from the collage of Washington in 1987 and has taught at numerous schools and universities for the prior thirty years; he's at present at the adjunct philosophy school at Bellevue group university. His different guides comprise A Primer of recent advantage Ethics (UPA, 1995) and The evidence of the exterior international (Wipf and inventory, 2008).

Review remark: "Anyone needing a concise but rigorous and great overview of lots of the very important paintings that has been performed in analytic philosophy of faith up to now part century should want to seek advice this new book by way of Steven Duncan. it's so well-written that it's going to end up worthy either to the pro thinker looking to assessment the newest advancements within the box in addition to to the scholar of philosophy looking access into one the main interesting and colourful components of up to date philosophical study. in addition, as anyone whose region of specialization is philosophy of faith, I got here away with a deepened knowing on a few key matters. this can be a superb book!"
-- Professor Paul Herrick, coastline neighborhood collage (Author, the numerous Worlds of good judgment, Oxford college Press)

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