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An introduction to the philosophy of religion

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St. Martin"s Press , New York
Wittgenstein, Ludwig, 1889-1951, Religion -- Philo
StatementKai Nielsen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL51 .N4964 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 218 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL3496783M
ISBN 100312433107
LC Control Number82016843

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This book is therefore a basic introduction for those who are approaching the philosophy of religion for the first time. Its bibliography will, I hope, allow them to take matters further. A great deal more than I discuss could be brought in under the heading of philosophy of religion.

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Olaf's CollegeBrand: Oxford University Press. What is the relationship between faith and reason. Find out in PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION: AN INTRODUCTION.

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