RELIGION 262 - Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion
Section: 001
Term: WN 2010
Subject: Religion (RELIGION)
Department: LSA Studies in Religion
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Philosophy of Religion is a good gateway to philosophy for beginning students. Unlike many other philosophy courses, it addresses philosophical questions students are likely to have considered about before taking their first philosophy course, for example, the question of how to reconcile the existence of a benevolent, all-powerful and all-knowing God with the existence of worldly evil. The course begins by examining traditional arguments for the existence of the God of the world's major monotheistic religions. It then moves to a consideration of the problem of evil, the nature of religious experience, and questions concerning religious diversity and tolerance.

RELIGION 262 - Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion
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MW 9:00AM - 10:00AM
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MW 10:00AM - 11:00AM
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ISBN: 9780195188295
Philosophy of Religion: Selected Readings, Author: Michael Peterson (ed.), Publisher: Oxford University Press 3RD
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