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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 non secular inspiration, arguing that those overstate the case for the veneration of Being instead of turning into. Daniel A. Dombrowski explores how approach or neoclassical views on Plato’s view of God were ordinarily overlooked, impoverishing either our view of Plato and our view of what may be acknowledged in modern philosophy of faith on a Platonic foundation. the mostly overlooked later dialogues, Dombrowski reveals a dynamic theism in Plato and provides a brand new and extremely various Platonic philosophy of faith. The work’s interpretive framework derives from the appliance of technique 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 examine of the philosophy of faith in that it not just makes an attempt to discover an appropriate demeanour during which to set up metaphysical propositions, but in addition in that it issues towards new chances for re-thinking the function of faith in our global today.” — Louvain Studies

“…Dombrowski, famous for his contributions to the philosophy of environmentalism, offers us with a publication that gives a neoclassical viewpoint on Plato’s philosophy of God … Dombrowski’s publication merits our attention.” — American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly

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

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

“By skillfully and obviously demonstrating the textual and argumentative value of features of Plato’s paintings that have frequently been systematically missed or underappreciated, Dombrowski convincingly develops the idea 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 through SUNY Press.

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