Different paths, different summits : a model for religious pluralism /

In a world where religious pluralism is a necessity of modern life, diverse religions exist for the diverse people populating the earth. Theologically, how do people of different faiths find liberation in their separate gods simultaneously? Stephen Kaplan answers this question with his new book, Dif...

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Author / Creator:Kaplan, Stephen.
Imprint:Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2002.
Description:1 online resource (xi, 187 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Religious pluralism.
Philosophical theology.
Salvation.
RELIGION -- Comparative Religion.
Philosophical theology.
Religious pluralism.
Salvation.
Religiöser Pluralismus
Pluralisme religieux.
Théologie philosophique.
Salut.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11403974
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ISBN:9780742576995
074257699X
0742513319
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0742513327
9780742513327
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9781299135536
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-181) and index.
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Summary:In a world where religious pluralism is a necessity of modern life, diverse religions exist for the diverse people populating the earth. Theologically, how do people of different faiths find liberation in their separate gods simultaneously? Stephen Kaplan answers this question with his new book, Different Paths, Different Summits. He presents a model for religious pluralism that does not fall victim to the criticisms of pluralist models.
Other form:Print version: Kaplan, Stephen. Different paths, different summits. Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2002 0742513319
Table of Contents:
  • An Overview of the Problem and the Proposal
  • Putting the Proposal in Context
  • The Debate within the Philosophy of Mysticism
  • Models, Holography and Bohm's Holographic Model
  • A Proposal for a Pluralistic Ontology and Soteriology
  • Conclusion: Problems and Possibilities.