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Palgrave Frontiers in Philosophy of Religion

A Theory of the Absolute

Editors: Nagasawa, Y., Wielenberg, E. (Eds.)

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A Theory of the Absolute develops a worldview that is opposed to the dominant paradigm of physicalism and atheism. It provides powerful arguments for the existence of the soul and the existence of the Absolute. It shows that faith is not in contradiction to reason.

About the authors

Yujin Nagasawa is Professor of Philosophy of Religion and Co-Director of the John Hick Center for Philosophy of Religion at the University of Birmingham, UK. He is the author of God and Phenomenal Consciousness: A Novel Approach to Knowledge Arguments (2008). He received the Templeton Award for Theological Promise in 2008.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Introduction: A Theory of the Absolute

    Göcke, Benedikt Paul

    Pages 1-16

  • Possible Worlds and Individual Essences

    Göcke, Benedikt Paul

    Pages 17-36

  • Existence and Individual Essences

    Göcke, Benedikt Paul

    Pages 37-54

  • Time and Individual Essences

    Göcke, Benedikt Paul

    Pages 55-76

  • Conceivability and Individual Essences

    Göcke, Benedikt Paul

    Pages 77-98

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
A Theory of the Absolute
Authors
Editors
  • Y. Nagasawa
  • E. Wielenberg
Series Title
Palgrave Frontiers in Philosophy of Religion
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-41282-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137412829
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-41281-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-48973-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 248
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