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Rationality and religious commitment

Robert Audi

Rationality and religious commitment

by Robert Audi

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Faith,
  • Religion and ethics,
  • Rationalism,
  • Faith and reason,
  • Commitment (Psychology),
  • Religious aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-306) and index.

    StatementRobert Audi
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT50 .A835 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 311 p. ;
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25151786M
    ISBN 100199609578
    ISBN 109780199609574
    LC Control Number2011276034
    OCLC/WorldCa709682920

      The Importance of Religion reveals the significance of religion in modern times, showing how it provides people with meaning to their lives and helps guide them in their everyday moral choices Provides readers with a new understanding of religion, demonstrating how in its actions, texts and world views religion is enduring and vividly engages with the mystery of the world Offers striking. Religious Commitment and Secular Reason () by Robert Audi. which does not exclude religious grounds for action but which rules out restricting freedom except on grounds that any rational citizen would accept. This book describes the essential commitments of free democracy, explains how religious and secular moral considerations.

    Read - Teaching for Commitment: Liberal Education, Indoctrination, and Christian Nurture: Elmer John Thiessen - desLibris. rational acceptability ot theistic belief from arenas outside the Enlightenment conception ot rationality. The resu~t of this endeavor has provided the field of religious epistemology with three contemporary, innovative and intriguing conceptions of rationality for theistic belief: (1) There is the notion.

      Is rationality the enemy of religion? The authors state that they “focused primarily on belief in and commitment to religiously endorsed supernatural agents” — they examined beliefs in.   Neither can the fact that, in many places and among many groups, religious observance and commitment have declined because conflicts between religious teachings and other knowledge cannot be resolved precisely where it matters most, that is, in the ongoing lives and experiences of individual people.


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Rationality and Religious Commitment shows how religious commitment can be rational and describes the place of faith in the postmodern world. It portrays religious commitment as far more than accepting doctrines--it is viewed as a kind of life, not just as an embrace of tenets.

Faith is conceived as a unique by: Rationality and Religious Commitment shows how religious commitment can be rational and describes the place of faith in the postmodern world.

It portrays religious commitment as far more than accepting doctrines--it is viewed as a kind of life, not just as an embrace of tenets.

Faith is /5(7). Rationality and Religious Commitment shows how religious commitment can be rational and describes the place of faith in the postmodern world. It portrays religious commitment as far more than accepting doctrines--it is viewed as a kind of life, not just as an embrace of tenets.

This book shows how religious commitment can be rational and describes the place of faith in the postmodern world. It portrays religious commitment as far more than accepting doctrines—it is viewed as a kind of life, not just as an embrace of tenets.

Faith is conceived as a unique attitude. It is irreducible to belief, but closely connected with both belief and conduct, and intimately. Rationality and Religious Commitment shows how religious commitment can be rational and describes the place of faith in the postmodern world.

It portrays religious commitment as far more than accepting doctrines--it is viewed as a kind of life, not just as an embrace of tenets. Faith is. "Rationality and Religious Commitment shows how religious commitment can be rational and describes the place of faith in the postmodern world.

It portrays religious commitment as far more than accepting doctrines--it is viewed as a kind of life, not just as an embrace of tenets. Faith is. This book is about the rationality of religious commitment. So, we need to know what the author means by those two terms.

In Part I, Audi tells us about several notions of rationality (45 pp). In Part II, he tells us what religious commitment is.

In Part III, he tells us how such commitment is related to morality and human flourishing. 4. Identity, commitment, and religious behavior. We now consider these ideas more formally. We begin with the simple case of a single identity for each individual, assumed to be exogenously determined.

To focus on religious behavior, we only consider religious identities, such as Jewish, Muslim, Catholic, Hindu, Lutheran, and so on. Coauthored books and edited volumes. Rationality, religious belief, and moral commitment: new essays in the philosophy of religion (with William J.

Wainwright). Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press,ISBN Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy. Why should there be yet another book in the philosophy of religion, and why should I in particular write one.

Rationality and Religious Commitment has grown from a great deal of my work on both these Architecture of Reason (Oxford, ) proposes a comprehensive account of practical and theoretical ous Commitment and Secular Reason (Cambridge, ) presents a.

In William Wainwright & Robert Audi (eds.), Rationality, Religious Belief, and Moral Commitment: New Essays in the Philosophy of l University Press. The present book fleshes out such a philosophy by demonstrating that Christian faith promotes human commitment to the highest good and hence is intrinsically rational.

The book begins by laying out the foundation for a theological philosophy that. Dr Anderson uses this book to offer not only a thorough critique of much traditional Philosophy of Relgion, but to also attempt to construct a feminist philosoophy.

Much of the work engages with issues of the rationality, or otherwise, of religious belief, and the relationship between rationality, as normally understood, and feminist s: 2.

According to recent work in decision theory and philosophy, faith can be rational. Sometimes. Commentator Tania Lombrozo delves into recent academic arguments about faith and sees it.

Rationality and the Study of Religion book. Rationality and the Study of Religion. DOI link for Rationality and the Study of Religion. Rationality and the Study of Religion book. Edited By Jeppe Sinding Jensen, Luther Martin. Edition 1st Edition.

First Published eBook Published 13 September Get this from a library. Rationality, religious belief, and moral commitment: new essays in the philosophy of religion.

[Robert Audi; William J Wainwright;] -- This book is unified by three broad concerns: the rationality of belief in God, the relation between religion and morality, and the explication of the concept of God.

The essays are, however, marked. America's exceptional commitment to religious freedom stems from the diversity of its faith traditions. The Bay Psalm Book, was created by Thomas Jefferson to express his own rational.

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Rent textbook Rationality and Religious Commitment by Audi, Robert - Price: $ A helpful analogy might be to a Christian reading a Mormon book on parenting. It also explains why a commitment to “Critical Social Knowledge is not “simply the result of a rational.

Rationality and Religious Commitment. Fellow Author/Editor: Robert Audi Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: Publication Year: Publisher's Site.Faith and rationality are two ideologies that exist in varying degrees of conflict or compatibility.

Rationality is based on reason or facts. Faith is belief in inspiration, revelation, or word faith sometimes refers to a belief that is held with lack of reason or evidence, a belief that is held in spite of or against reason or evidence, or it can refer to belief based upon a.

Part 4 turns to politics, law and the state in the contemporary world: Colin Gordon on liberalism, Luciano Cavalli on charismatic politics, Stephen Turner and Regis Factor on decisionism and power and Scott Lash on modernism, substantice rationality and law.

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