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Essays in Philosophy of Religion

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ContributionsChristian Miller (Editor)
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Number of Pages328
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ISBN 100199297045
ISBN 109780199297047

Philosophy of Religion: Introductory Essays is a straightforward introduction to the discipline. While many philosophy of religion books are comprised of short, primary readings from selected authors or brief overviews of particular questions, this book offers a significant introductory essay for a variety of key issues.

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About the Author. About the Author: Anthony Kenny is President of the British Academy and Warden of Rhodes House, Oxford University.

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As a side note: try very hard to avoid taking a course in religious philosophy. They just haven't worked it all out yet.

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