Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Patrick Quinn
    Pages 1-238
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 239-246

About this book


Philosophy of Religion A-Z provides an overview of the main themes, key figures, and issues in the subject. Both topical and historical, it examines key concepts from the Absolute and the Afterlife to World Religions and Yoga, as well as thinkers from Abraham to Wittgenstein. The relationship between philosophy and theology is examined as is that between religion, faith and belief. This reference guide will be useful for anyone interested in the philosophy of religion in philosophy and theology as well as in anthropology, cultural and religious studies, mythology, and the psychology and sociology of religion.


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About the authors

Patrick Quinn is Head of Philosophy, All Hallows College, Dublin.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Philosophy of Religion A–Z
  • Authors NA NA
  • Series Title Forthcoming Volumes in the Philosophy A–Z Series
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection Philosophy and Religion (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4039-7266-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4039-7267-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-137-06378-6
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 246
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Philosophy of Religion
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