CHRISTIAN BOOK STORE
QUICK MENU

Home
  • All Products
   •
     • Philosophy - Philosophers


 » Eastern Philosophy
 » General Philosophy
 » History of Philosophy
 » Moral Philosophy
 » Philosophers
 » Philosophy Introductions
 » Philosophy of Religion
 » Philosophy Reference Works
 » Political Philosophy
 » Psychology of Religion
 » Sociology of Religion
 » Western Philosophy

Bible Resources
•  Bible Study Aids
•  Bible Devotionals
•  Audio Sermons
Community
•  ChristiansUnite Blogs
•  Christian Forums
•  Facebook Apps
Web Search
•  Christian Family Sites
•  Top Christian Sites
•  Christian RSS Feeds
Family Life
•  Christian Finance
•  ChristiansUnite KIDS
Shop
•  Christian Magazines
•  Christian Book Store
Read
•  Christian News
•  Christian Columns
•  Christian Song Lyrics
•  Christian Mailing Lists
Connect
•  Christian Singles
•  Christian Classifieds
Graphics
•  Free Christian Clipart
•  Christian Wallpaper
Fun Stuff
•  Clean Christian Jokes
•  Bible Trivia Quiz
•  Online Video Games
•  Bible Crosswords
Webmasters
•  Christian Guestbooks
•  Banner Exchange
•  Dynamic Content

Subscribe to our Free Newsletter.
Enter your email address:

Philosophy
 You're here » Christian Books Index » Philosophy » Spinoza's Revelation: Religion, Democracy, and Reason
SEARCH:  
Browse:

Spinoza's Revelation: Religion, Democracy, and Reason

Author: Nancy K. Levene
Retail Price: $109.44
Our Price: $109.44
Save: 0.00 (0.00%)

Availability: In Stock


       Nancy Levene reinterprets a major early-modern philosopher, Benedict de Spinoza - a Jew who was rejected by the Jewish community of his day but whose thought contains, and critiques, both Jewish and Christian ideas. It foregrounds the connection of religion, democracy, and reason, showing that Spinoza's theories of the Bible, the theologico-political, and the philosophical all involve the concepts of equality and sovereignty. Professor Levene argues that Spinoza's concept of revelation is the key to this connection, and above all to Spinoza's view of human power. This is to shift the emphasis in Spinoza's thought from the language of amor Dei (love of God) to the language of libertas humana (human freedom) without losing either the dialectic of his most striking claim - that man is God to man - or the Jewish and Christian elements in his thought. Original and thoughtfully argued, this book offers new insights into Spinoza's thought.


Similar Items you may enjoy!

The Limits of Liberal Democracy: Politics and Religion at the End of Modernity
Author: Scott H. Moore
Our Price: $18.90

Naked Public Square, Religion and Democracy in America
Author: Richard John Neuhaus
Our Price: $27.00

Reason Within the Bounds of Religion, Second Edition
Author: Nicholas Wolterstorff
Our Price: $14.40

Rationality and Religion: Does Faith Need Reason?
Author: Roger Trigg
Our Price: $58.45
Like This Page?





More From ChristiansUnite...    About Us | Privacy Policy | | ChristiansUnite.com Site Map | Statement of Beliefs



Copyright © 1999-2019 ChristiansUnite.com. All rights reserved.
Please send your questions, comments, or bug reports to the