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By Daniel A. Dombrowski

Explores the method or neoclassical interpretation of Plato's concept on God.

A Platonic Philosophy of faith demanding situations conventional perspectives of Plato’s spiritual concept, arguing that those overstate the case for the veneration of Being in preference to changing into. Daniel A. Dombrowski explores how strategy or neoclassical views on Plato’s view of God were ordinarily missed, impoverishing either our view of Plato and our view of what may be acknowledged in modern philosophy of faith on a Platonic foundation. taking a look at the mostly neglected later dialogues, Dombrowski unearths a dynamic theism in Plato and offers a brand new and extremely diverse Platonic philosophy of faith. The work’s interpretive framework derives from the applying of strategy philosophy and discusses the continuation of Plato’s proposal within the works of Hartshorne and Whitehead.

“…provide[s] a few a lot wanted clean air for the research of the philosophy of faith in that it not just makes an attempt to discover an appropriate demeanour during which to installation metaphysical propositions, but in addition in that it issues towards new chances for re-thinking the position of faith in our international today.” — Louvain Studies

“…Dombrowski, recognized for his contributions to the philosophy of environmentalism, provides us with a e-book that gives a neoclassical standpoint on Plato’s philosophy of God … Dombrowski’s ebook merits our attention.” — American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly

“The best questions raised by means of this publication relate to the way the writings and perspectives of philosophers can or could be interpreted … will probably be learn with nice curiosity by way of these philosophers who discover and educate classes within the philosophy of faith, specifically Platonic scholars.” — Philosophy in Review

“Dombrowski makes a big contribution to procedure theology and philosophy.” — John B. Cobb Jr., writer of Postmodernism and Public coverage: Reframing faith, tradition, schooling, Sexuality, category, Race, Politics, and the Economy

“By skillfully and obviously demonstrating the textual and argumentative value of facets of Plato’s paintings that have frequently been systematically overlooked or underappreciated, Dombrowski convincingly develops the concept of a dipolar Platonic philosophy of religion.” — Brian G. Henning, Mount Saint Mary’s University

Daniel A. Dombrowski is Professor of Philosophy at Seattle collage. he's the writer of a number of books, together with Rawls and faith: The Case for Political Liberalism, additionally released by means of SUNY Press.

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