A Comparative Doxastic-Practice Epistemology of Religious by Mark Owen Webb

By Mark Owen Webb

​This publication takes a theoretical firm in Christian philosophy of faith and applies it to Buddhism, hence protecting Buddhism and offering it favorably compared. Chapters discover how the claims of either Christianity and Theravada Buddhism leisure on people’s studies, so the query as to which claimants to non secular wisdom are correct rests at the evidential price of these reports. The publication examines mysticism and how you can comprehend what is going on in spiritual studies, supporting us to appreciate if it is strong grounds for spiritual trust.   the writer argues that spiritual language in either Christian and Buddhist traditions is intelligible as genuine discourse, and so stories of mystical adventure are actual or fake. The ebook contends that these studies will be fruitfully considered perceptual in style and they are accordingly strong prima facie grounds for non secular trust, within the absence of defeating conditions.    The paintings is going directly to discover Christian and Buddhist testimony and the way the possibility of self-deception, self-delusion, creative elaboration etc constitutes a defeating situation. it really is proven that this defeater has much less scope for operation within the Buddhist case than within the Christian case, and accordingly Theravada Buddhism is best grounded.   This paintings will entice scholars and students of philosophy and philosophy of faith, and people drawn to the examine of spiritual experience.

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