A Comparative Doxastic-Practice Epistemology of Religious by Mark Owen Webb

By Mark Owen Webb

​This ebook takes a theoretical company in Christian philosophy of faith and applies it to Buddhism, hence protecting Buddhism and offering it favorably compared. Chapters discover how the claims of either Christianity and Theravada Buddhism leisure on people’s reports, so the query as to which claimants to spiritual wisdom are correct rests at the evidential price of these reviews. The ebook examines mysticism and how one can comprehend what is going on in spiritual stories, assisting us to appreciate if it is strong grounds for non secular trust.   the writer argues that spiritual language in either Christian and Buddhist traditions is intelligible as genuine discourse, and so reviews of mystical event are precise or fake. The ebook contends that these reports could be fruitfully considered perceptual in type and they are accordingly sturdy prima facie grounds for spiritual trust, within the absence of defeating conditions.    The paintings is going directly to discover Christian and Buddhist testimony and the way the possibility of self-deception, self-delusion, innovative elaboration and so forth constitutes a defeating situation. it really is proven that this defeater has much less scope for operation within the Buddhist case than within the Christian case, and for that reason Theravada Buddhism is best grounded.   This paintings will entice scholars and students of philosophy and philosophy of faith, and people attracted to the learn of spiritual experience.

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