Philosophy of Religion - World Religions :

Muto, Kazuo.

Philosophy of Religion - World Religions : Christianity and the Notion of Nothingness: Contributions to Buddhist-Christian Dialogue from the Kyoto School. - 1st ed. - 1 online resource (244 pages) - Philosophy of Religion - World Religions Ser. ; v.2 . - Philosophy of Religion - World Religions Ser. .

Intro -- Contents -- Volume Foreword -- Preface -- Mutō Kazuo (1913-1995) An Introduction to his Life and Work -- Chapter One Problems Facing Japanese Christianity Today -- Chapter Two Theologism and Religionism -- Chapter Three A New Possibility for a Philosophy of Religion -- Chapter Four "Immanent Transcendence" in Religion -- Chapter Five Christianity and the Notion of Nothingness -- Chapter Six "Watch Your Step!" -- Chapter Seven Nothingness-in-Love The Philosophy of Tanabe Hajime and Christianity -- Chapter Eight The Nishida-Tanabe Philosophy and Christianity -- Select and Annotated Bibliography of Mutō Kazuo's Works -- Index -- Bible References.

The Christian philosopher Muto Kazuo contributed substantially to the predominantly Buddhist Kyoto School of Philosophy. Through critical exchange with its representatives, he opened up new perceptions of Christian faith, enabled mutual understanding between Buddhism and Christianity, and challenged the Western dialectical method.

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Christianity and other religions -- Buddhism.;Buddhism -- Relations -- Christianity.;Philosophy, Japanese -- 20th century.;Religion -- Philosophy.;Philosophical theology.


Electronic books.

BR128.B8 -- M88 2012eb

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