A Concise Encyclopedia of the Philosophy of Religion

Pages: 416
Series: Concise Encyclopedias
Imprint: Oneworld

A Concise Encyclopedia of the Philosophy of Religion

Anthony C. Thiselton

With entries on everything from agnosticism to Zen Philosophy, this concise and authoritative encyclopedia from one of the world's most renowned theologians explores all the major themes in the philosophy of religion.
9781780747361 (18 Sep 2014)
RRP £29.00 / US$42.00

The Book

Covering thinkers from Plato to Freud, offering detailed explanations of key themes such as evil, and outlining clear definitions of complex ideas like‘the doctrine of analogy,' this is a comprehensive reference tool for all those studying, or interested in, the philosophy of religion.

Additional Information

Series Concise Encyclopedias
Pages 416
Imprint Oneworld


About the Author

Anthony C. Thiselton is Professor Emeritus in Residence at the University of Nottingham, England. He is internationally known for his work on hermeneutics, publishing two of the most significant works on the subject, in addition to several other books and numerous papers. He has taught and lectures around the world, and is Canon Theologian of both Leicester Cathedral and Southwell Minster, England.

Table of Contents

Preface and acknowledgements vi

A Concise Encyclopedia of the Philosophy of Religion 1

Chronology 329

Index of names 337