Arican, M. Kazım
June 2006
Ekev Academic Review;Summer2006, Vol. 10 Issue 28, p127
Academic Journal
In this study the attempt by Mustafa Şekip Tunç to establish connections between psychology of religion and philosophy of religion has been evaluated in the frame of his discussions on the concepts of religion, psychology and philosophy. For this purpose, initially, his perception of psychology of religion and philosophy of religion has been introduced. Secondly and finally, the way Tunç put forward the relations between these two disciplines were presented with a special emphasis on how these two fields along with the discipline of epistemology can benefit from each other for promotion of the areas in the future.


Related Articles

  • Which ideas belong in the public sphere? Douglas, Peter // Eureka Street;2/6/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p21 

    The article discusses the domain of religious ideas. According to the author, religious idea is enclosed in the private sphere of faith and conscience and the authority of greater ideas in the public sphere is a possible compromise where the outcomes of an individual and groups are anticipated....

  • Understanding Ourselves. Rowe, Dorothy // Positive Health;Dec2005, Issue 118, p12 

    The article provides insights into the concept of an extreme belief. The fantasies of each individual about future life go to extremes. Believing in extreme ideas allows no exceptions, no matter what the circumstances. Reality is never reflected through extreme beliefs leading to suffering. The...

  • Fârâbî'ye Göre Bilginin KesinliÄŸi Açısından Yargısal Bilgi Türleri. Özturan, Mehmet // Human & Society / Ä°nsan ve Toplum;2013, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p135 

    According to Alfārābī, knowledge is divided into two parts, conceptional knowledge (tasawwur) and propositional knowledge (tasdiq). Farabi thinks that certitude, as an epistemological problem, is a subject that belongs to propositional knowledge, not conceptional knowledge. Certitude...

  • DEFEATERS AND HIGHER-LEVEL REQUIREMENTS. B ergmann, M ichael // Philosophical Quarterly;Jul2005, Vol. 55 Issue 220, p419 

    Internalists tend to impose on justification higher-level requirements, according to which a belief is justified only if the subject has a higher-level belief (i.e., a belief about the epistemic credentials of a belief). I offer an error theory that explains the appeal of this requirement:...

  • A SENSE OF OCCASION. Travis, Charles // Philosophical Quarterly;Apr2005, Vol. 55 Issue 219, p286 

    A continuous Oxford tradition on knowledge runs from John Cook Wilson to John McDowell. A central idea is that knowledge is not a species of belief, or that, in McDowell's terms, it is not a hybrid state; that, moreover, it is a kind of taking in of what is there that precludes one's being, for...

  • ALIEF AND BELIEF. Gendler, Tamar Szabó // Journal of Philosophy;Oct2008, Vol. 105 Issue 10, p634 

    The article discusses the concept of "alief" and "belief." It presents the case of visitors who went to the horseshoe-shaped cantilevered glass walkway with transparent sides and walls that extends 70 feet from the Grand Canyon's rim. The author states that although these people wholeheartedly...

  • Cognitive Mental States: Conceptual Fundamentals, Phenomenology and Structural-Functional Organization. Oktyabrinovich Prokhorov, Alexander // Middle East Journal of Scientific Research;1/17/2014, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p1132 

    The article is dedicated to the research of the cognitive mental states for the purposes of the students' academic activity. The author enunciates the conceptual fundamentals for the exploration of the cognitive states and reports the findings proving the proposed theories. In particular, the...

  • The Teacher's Problem. Rowe, Stuart H. // Education;Oct1908, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p113 

    The article discusses the problems encountered by teachers in teaching children. Education is the process by which an individual develops toward the highest service possible for him. The teacher may modify the environment of the child as to make situations that arouse feeling of one sort or...

  • How Infinite In Faculty. KURZWEIL, RAY // Discover;Nov2012, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p54 

    The author discusses the concept of consciousness in relation to the development of complex intelligent machines that have similar emotional and perception traits as humans. He argues that non-biological entities with these capabilities will ultimately be viewed as possessing consciousness as a...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics