TITLE

"That We May Know Each Other": The Pluralist Hypothesis as a Research Program

AUTHOR(S)
Ingram, Paul O.
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Buddhist-Christian Studies;2004, Issue 24, p135
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues that the pluralist hypothesis, "that we may know each other," constitutes a coherent history-of-religions research program from which to investigate and interpret the facts of religious diversity. Structure of the experience of religious pluralism; Philosopher of science Imre Lakatos' account of the methodology and structure of scientific research programs; Nancy Murphy's application of the work by Lakatos in the construction of theological research programs.
ACCESSION #
14951548

 

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