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The Problem of God in Modern Thought, Mr. Philip Clayton
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Author:    Mr. Philip Clayton

Title:   The Problem of God in Modern Thought

Binding:   Paper Back

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. August 2000

ISBN Number:    0802864783 / 9780802864789

Seller ID:   111090

It is widely believed that modern philosophers have dismissed the idea of God and opted instead for a secular humanism. Challenging these stereotypes through a careful study of major philosophical texts written since the Enlightenment, Philip Clayton shows how the main thinkers of the modern period have continued to wrestle with the problem of God and to make proposals for understanding the divine.

Following up on his award-winning book God and Contemporary Science, Clayton here explores the constructive resources that modern thought offers to those struggling with the notion of God as "infinite" and "perfect." He finds in the narrative of modern thought about God strong support for panentheism, the new theological movement that maintains the transcendence of God while denying the separation of God and the world.

Price = 46.50 USD



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