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Interreligious Comparisons in Religious Studies and by Perry Schmidt-Leukel,Andreas Nehring

By Perry Schmidt-Leukel,Andreas Nehring

Can religions be in comparison? for many years the self-discipline of spiritual reports was once in keeping with the idea that they could. Postmodern and postcolonial reflections, despite the fact that, raised major doubts. In social and cultural reviews the research of the actual frequently took priority over a comparative viewpoint. Interreligious Comparisons in spiritual reports and Theology questions even if spiritual stories can live on if it ceases to be comparative faith. Can it do justice to a globalized global whether it is constrained at the particular and turns a blind eye at the normal?

While comparative ways have come less than robust strain in non secular reports, they've got begun flourishing in Theology. Comparative theology practices interfaith discussion via comparative examine. This quantity asks even if theology and spiritual reviews may be able to together make the most of their serious and positive reflections. Can postcolonial feedback of neutrality and objectivity in non secular stories create new hyperlinks with the decidedly perspectival technique of comparative theology?

In this assortment students from theology and non secular reports talk about the technique of interreligious comparability within the mild of contemporary doubts and present objections. including the members, Perry Schmidt-Leukel and Andreas Nehring argue that when a long time of critique, interreligious comparability merits to be reconsidered, reconstructed and reintroduced.

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