Anglo-american Postmodernity: Philosophical Perspectives On Science, Religion, And Ethics, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Anglo-american Postmodernity

Philosophical Perspectives On Science, Religion, And Ethics, 1st Edition

By Nancey Murphy


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The term postmodern is generally used to refer to current work in philosophy, literary criticism, and feminist thought inspired by Continental thinkers such as Friedrich Nietzsche and Jacques Derrida. In this book, Nancey Murphy appropriates the term to describe emerging patterns in Anglo-American thought and to indicate their radical break from th

Table of Contents

Introduction, l Anglo-American Postmodernity, Part I Philosophy of Science, 2 Scientific Realism and Postmodern Philosophy, 3 Postmodern Antirelativism, 4 Postmodern Proliferation and Progress in Science, Part II Philosophy of Religion, 5 Beyond Modern Liberalism and Fundamentalism, 6 Philosophical Resources for Postmodem Conservative Theology, 7 Postmodem Philosophy of Language and Textual Relativism, Science, Religion, and Ethics, 8 Theology and Postmodern Philosophy of Science, 9 Theology and Ethics in the Hierarchy of the Sciences, 10 Supervenience and the Nonreducibility of Ethics to Biology

About the Author

Nancey Murphy is associate professor of Christian philosophy at Fuller Theological Seminary.

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