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Analytic Theology: New Essays in the Philosophy of Theology

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Philosophy in the English-speaking world is dominated by analytic approaches to its problems and projects; but theology has been dominated by alternative approaches. Many would say that the current state in theology is not mere historical accident, but is, rather, how things ought to be. On the other hand, many others would say precisely the opposite: that theology as a di ...more
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Published April 1st 2009 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published February 12th 2009)
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Mike Dagle
Jan 09, 2011 Mike Dagle rated it it was amazing
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I've made it pretty clear that 'Analytic Theology' (AT) is an important volume for me. This was primarily a re-read though there were a few essays that I hadn't gotten to in my previous read, particularly the final section 'Analytic Approaches Reconsidered' which is actually one of highlights of the book.

It isn't that I aim to be an apologist for AT or analytic approaches in general but rather that given the success of recent philosophy of religion theology in an analytic key was, as William Ab
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Manny Cota
Oct 27, 2009 Manny Cota rated it it was amazing
Excellent, an interesting and highly important work on how analytic philosophy has, and can continue to make an impact on our understadning of Theology.
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Oliver D. Crisp (born 1972) is a British theologian who currently works as a professor of systematic theology at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. Crisp was, until 2011, a reader in divinity at Bristol University in the United Kingdom. He specializes in analytic theology, philosophical theology, and historical theology. His historical work focuses on eighteenth- and nineteenth-c ...more
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