Metaphysics and God

Metaphysics and God : Essays in Honor of Eleonore Stump

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This volume focuses on contemporary issues in the philosophy of religion through an engagement with Eleonore Stump's seminal work in the field. Topics covered include: the metaphysics of the divine nature (e.g., divine simplicity and eternity); the nature of love and God's relation to human happiness; and the issue of human agency (e.g., the nature of the human soul and hell).show more

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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15.49mm | 385.55g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1st ed.
  • 2 black & white line drawings
  • 1138884324
  • 9781138884328

About Kevin Timpe

Kevin Timpe teaches philosophy at the University of San Diego. He is the author of Free Will: Sourcehood and Its Alternatives (Continuum), and the editor of Arguing about Religion (Routledge).show more

Table of contents

Forward-Fr. Theodore Vitali CP Acknowledgments Introduction-Kevin Timpe Section 1: Preacipue de Deo 1. God and Other Uncreated Things-Peter van Inwagen 2. Aquinas, Divine Simplicity and Divine Freedom-Brian Leftow 3. The Real Presence of an Eternal God-Thomas D. Senor 4. The Metaphysics of Divine Love-William E. Mann 5. Narrative, Liturgy, and the Hiddenness of God-Michael C. Rea 6. Fittingness and Divine Action in Cur Deus Homo -Thomas P. Flint 7. Conservation, Concurrence, and Counterfactuals of Freedom-Jon Kvanvig 8. More on Molinism-John Martin Fischer Section 2: Preacipue de Hominibus 9. The Supervenience of Goodness on Being-John E. Hare 10. The Second-Person Account of the Problem of Evil-Lynne Rudder Baker 11. Theodicies and Human Nature: Dostoevsky on the Saint as Witness-Timothy O'Connor 12. Do Human Persons Persist between Death and Resurrection?-Jason T. Eberl 13. Love and Damnation-C. P. Ragland 14. Friendship in Heaven: Aquinas on Supremely Perfect Happiness and the Communion of the Saints-Christopher Brown Notes on Contributors Bibliography Indexshow more

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