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Author Simpson, Christopher Ben, 1973-

Title Religion, metaphysics, and the postmodern : William Desmond and John D. Caputo / Christopher Ben Simpson
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 213 pages)
Series Indiana series in the philosophy of religion
Indiana series in the philosophy of religion.
Contents Introduction -- Caputo -- Metaphysics -- Ethics -- God and religion -- Conclusion: Divine hyperbolics, two visions, four errors
Summary William Desmond's original and creative work in metaphysics is attracting more and more attention from philosophers of religion. Putting Desmond in conversation with John D. Caputo, an important philosopher of religion from the Continental tradition, Christopher Ben Simpson casts new light on Desmond's complex, multifaceted, and nuanced thought. The comparative approach allows Simpson to get at the core of recent debates in the philosophy of religion. He develops a rich understanding of how ethics and rel
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Caputo, John D.
Desmond, William, 1951-
Philosophy and religion.
Religion -- Philosophy.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009015381
ISBN 0253004039 (electronic bk.)
9780253004031 (electronic bk.)