202736 Basic Questions in Contemporary Philosophy of Religion

summer semester 2021 | Last update: 07.07.2020 Place course on memo list
Basic Questions in Contemporary Philosophy of Religion
VU 2
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Acquaintance with and critical assessment of important contemporary positions in the philosophy of religion.

Introduction to contemporary debates in the philosophy of religion beyond philosophical theology in the narrower sense, e.g. about the status of religious convictions, the relevance of religious experience, the problem of evil and the place of philosophy of religion within systematic philosophy.

Lecture inputs and discussion; reading assignments.

Written exam.

W. Löffler, Einführung in die Religionsphilosophie, 3. Auflage, Darmstadt 2019.
Further literature will be presented during the course.

For Bachelor's Programme in  Philosophy at the Catholic Theology Faculty (C 033 194): positive completion of compulsory module 3.

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This course is organized in cooperation with the Philosophisch-Theologische Hochschule Brixen. Please note that for admission you have to be a registered student of the Philosophisch-Theologische Hochschule Brixen (incl. tuition fee), additionally to the admission requirements of the University of Innsbruck. More information on the admission in Brixen: http://www.hs-itb.it/de/hochschulstudium/philosophie-studieren-in-brixen.html.

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