An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion

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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion
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The Elibron edition
Author John Caird
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Genre Philosophy
Published 1880
Media type Print

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion is an 1880 book by John Caird.

Summary[edit]

Carid's understanding of philosophy of religion is similar to that of Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, for whom it is a study of the ways in which God is represented in religious consciousness, and leads to a properly philosophic understanding of the divine.[1]

Influence[edit]

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion helped popularized the term "philosophy of religion" in English.[1]

References[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jordan 1995. p. 759.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Jordan, Mark D. (1995). Honderich, Ted, ed. The Oxford Companion to Philosophy. Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-866132-0.