The Resource Divine teaching and the way of the world : a defense of revealed religion, Samuel Fleischacker

Divine teaching and the way of the world : a defense of revealed religion, Samuel Fleischacker

Label
Divine teaching and the way of the world : a defense of revealed religion
Title
Divine teaching and the way of the world
Title remainder
a defense of revealed religion
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Fleischacker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Samuel Fleischacker offers a defense of 'revealed religion' - religions that regard a certain text or teaching as wholly authoritative over one's life. By reconciling it with secular cognitive and moral practices that allow people to work together, he shows how these two worldviews can be brought together
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
210
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL51
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
specialized
Label
Divine teaching and the way of the world : a defense of revealed religion, Samuel Fleischacker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part I. The way of the world I: truth -- Introductory -- Truth in the state of nature -- Socialized truth -- Experts and authorities -- Part II. The way of the world II: ethics -- Introductory -- Application -- Motivation -- Transformation -- Teleology -- Part III. Beyond the way of the world: worth -- Dissolving the question -- Dismissing the question -- Worth as attached to specific activities -- Worth as attached to general features of life -- Kantian accounts of worth -- Secular versus religious visions of worth -- Part IV. Divine teaching -- Models of faith: trust, orientation, receptivity -- Revelation -- Aspects of revelation I: moral teaching -- Aspects of revelation II: beauty -- Aspects of revelation III: a path -- Receiving revelation -- Multiple revelations -- Part V. Divine teaching and the way of the world -- Truth again -- Morality again -- Politics -- Epilogue -- Appendix I: Proofs of God -- Appendix II: Maimonides on the evidence for revelation -- Appendix III : Kant on art and natural beauty
Control code
ocn757856723
Extent
1 online resource (x, 559 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191617256
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3752592x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)757856723
  • oso0191617253

Library Locations

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