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Realist Christian theology in a postmodern age [electronic resource] / Sue Patterson.

Author/Creator:
Patterson, Sue M.
Publication:
Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1999.
Series:
Cambridge studies in Christian doctrine ; 2.
Cambridge studies in Christian doctrine ; 2
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (183 p.)
Subjects:
Philosophical theology.
Language and languages -- Philosophy.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Patterson cuts new ground in combining traditional Christian theological perspectives on truth and reality with a contemporary philosophical view of the place of language in reality, and asks where language fits in both divine and human reality. She proposes a new model of 'language-ridden' reality and considers its implications.
Contents:
Preliminaries; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 The task of theological realism; 2 The dilemma of postliberal theology; 3 Interpreting the truth; 4 The anatomy of language-riddenness; 5 The nature of theistic realism; 6 Becoming persons; 7 Becoming the Church; Conclusion; Select bibliography; Index of names; Index of subjects
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 166-170) and indexes.
ISBN:
1-107-11413-6
0-511-00192-4
1-280-42920-8
0-511-17202-8
0-511-14984-0
0-511-30987-2
0-511-61217-6
0-511-05418-1
OCLC:
437072414
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