Theological language and the epistemology of Michael Polanyi
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Published .
Written in English

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Statementby Donald William Musser.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 82/330
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 226 leaves.
Number of Pages226
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Open LibraryOL3068011M
LC Control Number82165510

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Critical Conversations provides a series of theological engagements with the work of Michael Polanyi, one of the twentieth century's most profound philosophers of science. Polanyi's sustained explorations of the nature of human knowing open a range of questions and themes of profound importance for cturer: Pickwick Publications - An Imprint of Wipf and Stock Publishers. Polanyi accomplished this task by arguing for a change in the contemporary paradigm of the knowing process. Through the development of an alternative epistemological foundation, Polanyi further argued for a post-critical understanding of religious belief that did not bifurcate faith and reason as did Kant's philosophy. anthropology, polanyi, and afropentecostal ritual: a scientific and theological epistemology of participation Article in Zygon(r) 43(4) - November . In this work the distinguished physical chemist and philosopher, Michael Polanyi, demonstrates that the scientist's personal participation in his knowledge, in both its discovery and its validation, is an indispensable part of science ries: Tacit and Dispositional Belief .

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The main features of this epistemological framework are developed by integrating the perspectives of scientist/philosopher Michael Polanyi and theologian Thomas F. Torrance. The resulting synthesis preserves the integrity of science and theology as distinct yet inherently related ways of making sense of the world, the purpose of which is to Author: Robert K. Martin. Michael Polanyi Glossary, Dictionary, and Polanyian Terms ***Note: As the reader will see, this Michael Polanyi Dictionary (Glossary) is fairly crude and incomplete. However, as I studied Michael Polanyi, I found it necessary to create my own Polanyi Dictionary and Glossary because I could not find any that were comprehensive on the Internet.   by John M. Frame. A Review Article [An article reviewing John L. Pollock’s Contemporary Theories of Knowledge (Totowa, NJ: Rowman and Littlefield, ).Originally published in Westminster Theological Journal (Spring, ), Used by permission.] Theologians have traditionally taken an interest in philosophical epistemology because of their Author: John Frame. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Michael Polanyi: Scientist and Philosopher by William Taussig Scott and Martin X. Moleski (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!