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Religious perspectives and problems

an introduction to the philosophy of religion

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Published by University Press of America in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Philosophy -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[edited by] Allen V. Eikner.
    ContributionsEikner, Allen V.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL51 .R355
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 354 p. ;
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4121292M
    ISBN 100819112151, 081911216X
    LC Control Number80067265

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      Realitycheck wrote:The bible the religious put so much store in is, where it is not outright bull, is plagiarized outright bull. Take the Noah's ark yarn for instance: "Much of the biblical flood story was actually plagiarized from "The Epic of Gilgamesh," the mythical Sumerian account of Ut-Napishtim written on stone tablets around BC.   Explain how the perspectives of holism, cultural relativism, comparison, and fieldwork, as well as both scientific and humanistic tendencies make anthropology a unique discipline. Evaluate the ways in which anthropology can be used to address current social, political, and economic : Nina Brown, Thomas McIlwraith, Laura Tubelle de González.

      Our final panelist this morning is Professor Abdulaziz Sachedina, who is professor of religious studies at the University of Virginia. He contributed to a book called “Human Rights and the Conflict of Culture: Western and Islamic perspectives on religious liberty,” and he is also author of a book on the Islamic roots of democratic pluralism.   Religious or spiritual values often influence health care decision-making by patients and their families, particularly in times of crisis. To increase knowledge and awareness about religious perspectives on withdrawal of treatment, we solicited commentaries on a hypothetical case from scholars representing the six major religious traditions Cited by: 9.


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