Christian thought, from Erasmus to Berdyaev

By: Matthew Spinka

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Binding is tight and square. Dust jacket has minor stains, wear and chips now in archival mylar. Previous owner's name and green mark on the front inside cover. No marks or writing observed in the text. ................ .................... .......................... TOC: The era is dying : let it die! A survey of the age of humanism -- Two early representatives of humanism : Erasmus and Montaigne -- Cartesianism : reason faces inward. Rene´ Descartes, the founder of the rationalist school of philosophy -- Baruch Spinoza's deterministic pantheism -- Lockean empiricism : reason faces outward -- Introduction : Thomas Hobbes -- John Locke, the founder of English empiricism -- George Berkeley and immaterialism -- David Hume and the debacle of Lockean empiricism -- Religion in the age of reason. Blaise Pascal, the religious existentialist -- John Amos Comenius and his pansophic principles -- Bishop Joseph Butler, the rationalist apologist for Christianity -- John Wesley and the evangelical awakening -- Emotion undermines rationalism -- Introduction : Jean-Jacques Rousseau -- F.D.E. Schleiermacher, the theological exponent of romanticism -- Reality : ethical imperative or absolute all-unity? Immanuel Kant and his 'critiques' of philosophy and religion -- The idealistic monism of Georg W. Friedrich Hegel -- Vladimir S. Solovev, the philosopher of all-unity -- Revolt against Hegelianism -- Søren Kierkegaard and the existential theology -- Albrecht Ritschl, the father of the social gospel -- The eclipse of Christianity -- Ludwig A. Feuerbach, the philosopher of human atheism -- Karl Marx and dialectical materialism -- Auguste Comte, the founder of positivism -- Friedrich Nietzsche and the ethic of the superman -- Prophets of Christian humanism -- Feodor M. Dostoevsky, the novelist of good and evil -- Nicolas Berdyaev, the philosopher of personalism.

Title: Christian thought, from Erasmus to Berdyaev

Author Name: Matthew Spinka

Categories: Theology,

Publisher: Prentice-Hall: January 1962

ISBN Number: B0006AXTRU

Size: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used - Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

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