Cover: God the Problem, from Harvard University PressCover: God the Problem in PAPERBACK

God the Problem

Add to Cart

Product Details


$35.50 • £28.95 • €32.00

ISBN 9780674355262

Publication Date: 01/01/1972

Academic Trade

296 pages


Related Subjects

  • Preface
  • Part I. Introduction
    • 1. The Problem of God
    • 2. Christian Theology and the Scientific Study of Religion
  • Part II. God
    • 3. Transcendence Without Mythology
    • 4. Two Models of Transcendence
    • 5. God as Symbol
  • Part III. God and the World
    • 6. On the Meaning of “Act of God”
    • 7. Revelation and Cultural History
    • 8. God and Evil
  • Part IV. Belief and Unbelief
    • 9. Secular, Religious, and Theistic World-Views
    • 10. The Foundations of Belief
    • 11. The Secular Utility of “God-Talk”
  • Index

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Graphic: Golden yellow stylized sun

HUP ReadUP: Summer Reads

We asked our colleagues, “What is one word you would use to describe an ideal summer read?” Their answers range across all the summer feels, from those easygoing lazy hazy days to that voltage of energy that fires up a reawakening. What’s more, their responses include book recommendations sure to help you breeze through the sunny season—from our own library as well as those of fellow university presses.