Matthew Taylor, Jon Mayled
Published August 27, 2015
Textbook - 466 Pages
ISBN 9781138127081 - CAT# Y214960
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OCR Philosophy of Religion for AS and A2 is a textbook for students of Advanced Subsidiary or Advanced Level courses, endorsed by OCR for use with the OCR GCE Religious Studies specification. The book covers all the topics of the Philosophy of Religion component of the A Level specification in an enjoyable and student-friendly fashion. This second edition has been restructured for the revised specification and now includes new chapters on the 'Nature of God' and 'Religion and Science'.
Each chapter includes:
To maximize students' chances of exam success, the book includes a chapter dedicated to answering examination questions. The book comes complete with lively illustrations, a comprehensive glossary, a full bibliography and a companion website at www.routledge.com/textbooks/9780415468244.
How to Use This Book. Acknowledgements. Answering Examination Questions Part 1: The God of Philosophy 1. Plato and Philosophy of Religion 2. Aristotle and Philosophy of Religion Part 2: The God of Faith 3. God the Creator 4. The Goodness of God. Summary Parts 1 and 2: The Gods of Faith and Philosophy Compared Part 3: The Existence of God 5. The Ontological Argument 6. The Cosmological Argument 7. The Teleological Argument 8. The Moral Argument Part 4: Challenges to the Belief in God 9. The Problem of Evil 10. Religion and Science 11. Psychology and Sociology of Religion Part 5: The Nature of Religious Belief 12. Life After Death 13. Revelation and Holy Scripture 14. Religious Experience 15. Miracles 16. Religious Language 17. Nature of God. Glossary. Bibliography. Index
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