49 / MODERN PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION


20 – 25 June 2016   print this page

Course directors:

Elisabeth Gräb - Schmidt, University of Tübingen, Germany
Jure Zovko, University of Zadar, Croatia
Ingolf Dalferth, Claremont Graduate University, United States
Jörg Dierken, University of Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Hans - Peter Grosshans, University of Münster, Germany
Steffen Götze, Evangelisch-Theologische Fakultät, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany


Course description:

The course is studying new developments in the philosophical analysis and understanding of religion and religious phenomena. Especially new theories in philosophy of religion are discussed. In present time much awareness is given to a sociological understanding of religions and philosophical reflection of religion is neglected. The course wants to stimulate a different way on looking at religions. For this the various theories in philosophy of religion are very helpful