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Whose truth? Which rationality?

Carolina Weening

Whose truth? Which rationality?

John Hick"s pluralist strategies for the management of conflicting truth claims among the world religions

by Carolina Weening

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Published by Lang in Frankfurt am Main .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hick, John, -- 1922-,
  • Religious pluralism,
  • Truth -- Religious aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCarolina Weening.
    SeriesEuropean university studies. Series 23, Theology -- v. 876, Europäische Hochschulschriften -- Bd. 876.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL43.H53 W44 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23557729M
    ISBN 103631564422
    ISBN 109783631564424
    LC Control Number2009464011

    His books include The Hermeneutic Nature of Analytic Philosophy (), The Remains of Being (), and, most recently, Hermeneutic Communism (, coauthored with .


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