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Philosophers who believe : the spiritual journeys of 11 leading thinkers

Author: Kelly James Clark
Publisher: Downers Grove, Ill. : InterVarsity Press, ©1993.
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Relying on boldness and rigorous thought, the movers and shakers of this "quiet revolution" have developed their theories against the rising tide of strict empiricism. Who are these tough-minded intellectuals and why have they embraced Christian belief? In Philosophers Who Believe, several key thinkers answer those questions with unusual candor, warmth and brilliance.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Philosophers who believe.
Downers Grove, Ill. : InterVarsity Press, c1993
(OCoLC)607199954
Online version:
Philosophers who believe.
Downers Grove, Ill. : InterVarsity Press, c1993
(OCoLC)623097789
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kelly James Clark
ISBN: 0830818510 9780830818518 0830815430 9780830815432
OCLC Number: 28926479
Description: 284 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : The literature of confession / Kelly James Clark --
War and friendship / Basil Mitchell --
A Christian life partly lived / Alvin Plantinga --
Where else? / John Rist --
Passing the baton / Stephen T. Davis --
In matters of religion / Nicholas Rescher --
Becoming Michael / Frederick Suppe --
The vocation of a natural theologian / Richard Swinburne --
A philosopher's religious faith / Mortimer J. Adler --
A belated return / Terence Penelhum --
Vocatio philosophiae / Linda Trinkaus Zagzebski --
The grace that shaped my life / Nicholas Wolterstorff.
Other Titles: Philosophers who believe :
Responsibility: edited by Kelly James Clark.
Local System Bib Number:
102684

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Relying on boldness and rigorous thought, the movers and shakers of this "quiet revolution" have developed their theories against the rising tide of strict empiricism. Who are these tough-minded intellectuals and why have they embraced Christian belief? In Philosophers Who Believe, several key thinkers answer those questions with unusual candor, warmth and brilliance.
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