Category: Textbook

The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Religion

Title: The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Religion Editors: Meister, Chad and Paul Copan Publisher: Routledge Date: 2007 ISBN: 0-415-38038-3 The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Religion is an extensive collection of 64 readings from a wide variety of authors. These readings are grouped under headings including philosophical issues in the major world religions, key […]

Ten Essential Texts in the Philosophy of Religion

Title: Ten Essential Texts in the Philosophy of Religion: Classics and Contemporary Issues Author: Cahn, Steven Publisher: Oxford University Press Date: 2005 ISBN: 0195171004 This volume presents 10 classical texts of religious philosophy which the authors regard as essential to an introductory course. These include writings by Plato, Anselm, Aquinas, David Humes and William James. […]

Teach Yourself Philosophy of Religion

Title: Teach Yourself Philosophy of Religion Author: Thompson, Mel Publisher: Hodder Headline Limited Date: 2003 ISBN: 0071496998 The purpose of this introductory textbook to philosophy of religion by Mel Thompson is to introduce key concepts in this area, set out some arguments for and against religious beliefs and point out the limits of rational debate. […]

Global Philosophy of Religion

Title: Global Philosophy of Religion: A Short Introduction Author: Runzo, Joseph Publisher: Oneworld Publications Date: 2001 ISBN: 1-85168-235-X The author Joseph Runzo states the aim of this book is to “encourage the reader to enlarge his or her thoughts by comparing and contrasting the philosophical insights offered by the different World Religions and examining the […]

Heinemann Philosophy of Religion textbook

Title: Heinemann Advanced Religious Studies: Philosophy of Religion Author: Richards, H.J. Publisher: Heinemann Educational Publishers Date: 1998 ISBN: 0-435-30824-6 This is a study guide which was published in 1998 for UK A level Philosophy of Religion exams. It includes the main arguments for and against belief in God; the attributes of God in traditional Western […]

An introduction to the philosophy of religion

Book Title: An introduction to the philosophy of religion Author: Davies, Brian Publisher: Oxford University Press Date: 1993 This book by Brian Davies is a lucid overview of the varied philosophical approaches to religious belief. Suitable for advanced readers.

Belief in God

Book Title: Belief in God: An introduction to the philosophy of religion Author: Mawson, T.J. Publisher: Oxford Date: 2005 ISBN: 0199284954 This is an advanced textbook, requires prior knowledge of other philosophical concepts. May be useful for teachers, and students who have already studied some philosophy.

Blackwell companion to the study of religion

Chapter Title: Philosophy of Religion Chapter Author: Charles Taliaferro Chapter Pages: Chapter 6, p.123-145 Book Title: The Blackwell companion to the study of religion Book Editor: Robert A. Segal Publisher: Blackwell Date: 2009 ISBN: 9781405185981 (pbk) This chapter is a good summary of the philosophy of religion including a historical overview, the main arguments and […]

Readings in Philosophy of Religion East Meets West

Philosophy Resource Managing | Home Title: Readings in Philosophy of Religion: East Meets West Editor: Eshleman, Andrew Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Date: 2008 Location: Carlton, Victoria ISBN: 978-1-4051-4717-0 This is intended as a university textbook for philosophy of religion. It serves this purpose very well mainly because of its balance between Western and non-Western philosophy; a […]

Puzzles About Art

Puzzles About Art: An Aesthetics Coursebook (1989) Margaret P. Battin, John Fisher, Ronald Moore, Anita Silvers Puzzles About Art is A very readable introduction to the philosophy of art that could be easily read by high school students. A very useful feature of the book is that it constantly cites ‘cases’ where philosophical problems about […]