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Author Yadlapati, Madhuri M., author

Title Against dogmatism : dwelling in faith and doubt / Madhuri M. Yadlapati

Published Urbana [Illinois] : University of Illinois Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (217 pages)
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Contents Introduction : beyond fundamentalism and atheism -- Part 1. Re-examining faith in action. Postures of trust -- What is our sacred responsibility in the world? -- Part 2. The centrality of doubt. Christian faith and the Protestant principle -- Faith and transcendence in Hindu traditions -- Part 3. Reconciling ways of faith and doubt. Resisting the reification of religion -- Faith and hope for the twenty-first century -- Conclusion : dwelling in uncertainty
Summary Defending the rich tapestry of faith and doubt against polarisation, 'Against Dogmatism' reveals a spiritual middle way, an approach native to the long-standing traditions in which faith and doubt are interwoven in constructive and dynamic ways
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-195) and index
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Subject Belief and doubt -- Religious aspects.
Faith -- Meditations.
Philosophy and religion -- History.
Genre/Form Meditations.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0252095200 (e-book)
9780252095207 (e-book)