A Common Faith (Terry Lectures) by John Dewey,Thomas M. Alexander

By John Dewey,Thomas M. Alexander

In A universal Faith, eminent American thinker John Dewey demands the “emancipation of the real spiritual caliber” from the historical past of dogmatism and supernaturalism that he believes characterizes historic religions. He describes how the intensity of spiritual adventure and the inventive position of religion within the assets of expertise to generate that means and cost may be cultivated with out making cognitive claims that compete with or deal with clinical ones. In a brand new creation, Dewey pupil Thomas M. Alexander contextualizes the textual content for college students and students via offering an summary of Dewey and his philosophy, key recommendations in A universal Faith, and reactions to the text.

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