Wittgenstein And Religion

Author: D. Phillips
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 0230377033
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A collection of essays which explores the significance of Wittgenstein for the Philosophy of Religion. Explorations of central notions in Wittgenstein's later philosophy are brought to bear on the clash between belief and atheism; understanding religious experience; language and ritual; evil and theodicies; miracles; and the possibility of a Christian philosophy.
Wittgenstein and Religion
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: D. Phillips
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-08-04 - Publisher: Springer

A collection of essays which explores the significance of Wittgenstein for the Philosophy of Religion. Explorations of central notions in Wittgenstein's later philosophy are brought to bear on the clash between belief and atheism; understanding religious experience; language and ritual; evil and theodicies; miracles; and the possibility of a Christian
The Early Wittgenstein on Religion
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: J. Mark Lazenby
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Many have observed how Wittgenstein's later philosophy illuminates the philosophy of religion. Rarely, however, have they paid attention to his early philosophy. Those who have argued that Wittgenstein refuted his early positions in his later work. This book proves otherwise. The proof is found in the answer to an important,
Wittgenstein: A Religious Point Of View?
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Norman Malcolm
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Ludwig Wittgenstein once said: 'I am not a religious man, but I cannot help seeing every problem from a religious point of view.' This study, the last work of the distinguished philosopher Norman Malcolm, is a discussion of what Wittgenstein may have meant by this and its significance for philosophy.
Wittgenstein and Religion
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Dewi Zephaniah Phillips
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

"This collection of essays explores Wittgenstein's significance for the philosophy of religion. Through a discussion of language-games, forms of life, and Wittgenstein's strictures against subliming the logic of our language, we are brought to see the importance of emphasising that to reflect on the reality of God is to reflect
Wittgenstein, Religion and Ethics
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Mikel Burley
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-23 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Ludwig Wittgenstein was an outstanding 20th-century philosopher whose influence has reverberated throughout not only philosophy but also numerous other areas of inquiry, including theology and the study of religions. Exemplifying how Wittgenstein's thought can be engaged with both sympathetically and critically, Wittgenstein, Religion and Ethics pushes forward our thinking about