On Analogy: An Essay Historical and Systematic (Europaische by Ralf M. W. Stammberger

By Ralf M. W. Stammberger

The research of analogy has goals. First to determine how analogical predication works typically after which, moment, to determine how those findings can then be utilized to the categorical box of spiritual languages approximately God. during this learn the matter of analogy is traced in the course of the heritage of philosophy and theology starting from the Presocratics through Plato, Aristotle and St. Thomas Aquinas. particular cognizance is then given to the controversy within the anglo-saxon context of the 20 th century. ultimately the writer means that glossy theories of which means (especially through Hilary Putnam) make the conventional method of the matter of analogy doubtful because it presupposes that that means could be confirmed leaving apart the context of a be aware.

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