Rudolf Otto"s interpretation of religion. by Robert F. Davidson

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .

Written in English

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  • Otto, Rudolf, 1869-1937,
  • Religion -- Philosophy

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LC ClassificationsBL43.O8 D3
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Paginationviii, 213 p.
Number of Pages213
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Open LibraryOL6522643M
LC Control Number47030875
OCLC/WorldCa321498

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This should respond to concerns facing Protestant theologians in Germany at the turn of the century. Moreover, he examines the reception of Otto's ideas after World War I. Rudolf Otto's Interpretation of Religion [Book Review].

Journal of Philosophy 46 (6) (). Otto's interpretation of religion: (a) religious knowledge is essentially non conceptual in form; and (b) the parameters of religious experience and truth extend beyond the parameters of religious language. Otto starts The Idea of the Holy by arguing that the non-rational in religion must be given its due importance, then goes on to introduce and develop his notion of the numinous.

As a kind of first approximation for the wholly new concept he is giving us, Otto characterises the numinous as the holy (i.e. God) minus its moral and rational aspects. Early Black Friday Deals Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Electronics Books Customer Service Home Computers Gift Cards Coupons Sell Books Best Sellers New Releases Children's Books Textbooks Australian Authors Kindle Books AudiobooksAuthor: Robert F Davidson.

Otto was impressed by William James’s shrewd insights in The Varieties of Religious Experience (), yet he found James’s empirical method inadequate for interpreting such phenomena. Best Sellers Today's Deals Electronics Gift Ideas Customer Service Books New Releases Home Computers Gift Cards Coupons Sell All Books Children's Books School Books History Fiction Travel & Holiday Arts & Photography Mystery & Suspense Business & InvestingAuthor: Robert F Davidson.

Books > Other Books. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab. The numinous and modernity: an interpretation of Rudolf Otto's philosophy of religion by: Gooch, Todd Published: () John Hicks Projekt einer religiösen Interpretation der Religionen: Darstellung und Analyse - Diskussion - Rezeption by: Heller, Christian Published: ().

Rudolf Otto’s The Idea of the Holy: An Inquiry into the non-rational factor in the idea of the divine and its relation to the rational was first published by Oxford University Press in A second edition appeared in This brief outline is based on a reprint of the second edition.

The specialized Appendixes on pages have been omitted. Download Rudolf Otto's Naturalism And Religion for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile. Synopsis. The title of this book, contrasting as it does the naturalistic and the religious interpretation of the world, indicates that the intention of the following pages is, in the first place, to define the relation, or rather the antithesis.

The contemporary academic study of religion has its roots in conceptual and theoretical structures developed in the early to midth century. A particularly important example of such a structure is the concept of the “numinous” developed by the theologian and comparativist Rudolf Otto (–) in his work, The Idea of the Holy: An Inquiry into the Non-Rational Factor in the Idea of.

The Numinous and Modernity: An Interpretation of Rudolf Otto's Philosophy of Religion Volume of Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft, [Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft, ISSN Author: Todd A.

Gooch: Edition: reprint: Publisher: Walter de Gruyter, ISBN:Buy Rudolf Otto's Interpretation of Religion By Robert F Davidson. Available in used condition with free delivery in the US. ISBN: ISBN Price: $ Otto's first book, Naturalism and Religion () divides the world ontologically into the mental and the physical, a position reflecting Cartesian mater: University of Erlangen, University of Göttingen.

German theologian and philosopher Rudolf Otto () was an influential theorist within the historical development of religious studies. He is well-known for his idea of religious experience as being the apprehension of the “Holy” or the “numinous,” concepts he presented in his book The Idea of the Holy ().

Professional Career Otto studied philosophy and. RUDOLF OTTO THANSLATED BY JOHN W. HARVEY Professor of Philosophy at Armsl'rong College J'I ewcastle-on-Tyne OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS LONDON NEW YORK TORONTO.

CHAPTER I THE RATIONAL AND THE NON-RATIONAL IT is interpretation of religion. This. Instead, Goodman's book is taken as an example of how Rudolf Otto and his theory of numinosity () are treated in some contemporary philosophical literature involving religion.

Goodman's presentation or interpretation of Judaism or Jewish philosophy, whatever its merits, is. Rudolf Otto's Interpretation of Religion by Robert F Davidson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Rudolf Otto's The Idea of the Holy has powerfully impacted the psychology of religion at least in part because it reads the human document in a profoundly insightful way, offering us an astute account of our ability to know the infinite in the midst of a finite world.

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The Numinous and Modernity: An Interpretation of Rudolf Otto's Philosophy of Religion (Beihefte Zur Zeitschrift Fur Die Cited by:   Otto’s text is well known in both theological and religious studies circles, and its primary concern is to elucidate the concept of the “numinous”—also referred to as the “Wholly Other”—and how it encounters humanity through religion (which it does either.

Dr. Rudolf Otto, who died inwas one of the most distinguished German theologians of this century. Perhaps his best-known book was Das Heilige, which ran through ten editions in Germany before being published in an English translation in under the title, The Idea of the Holy.

The present work, entitled in German Reichgottes und Menschensohn, created an even. Rudolf Otto and the Apologetics of Religion Gregory D.

Alles This article reads Rudolf Otto's thought, especially his classic book Das Heilige (The Idea of the Holy), against the background of an intense, early struggle to reconcile the religiosity of his childhood.

Rudolf Otto, (born Sept. 25,Peine, Prussia—died March 6,Marburg, Ger.), German theologian, philosopher, and historian of religion, who exerted worldwide influence through his investigation of man’s experience of the holy. Das Heilige (; The Idea of the Holy, ) is his most important work.

Early life and academic career. Rudolf Otto has 26 books on Goodreads with ratings. Rudolf Otto’s most popular book is The Idea of the Holy. The Numinous and Modernity book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The author traces the development of Rudolf Otto's attempt to c.

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The Kingdom of God and the Son of Man: A Study in the History of Religion, Boston ; Autobiographical and Social Essays (), Berlin:Walter de Gruyter, ISBN ; Books about Otto [edit | edit source] Gooch, Todd A. The Numinous and Modernity: An Interpretation of Rudolf Otto's Philosophy of Religion.

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He is best known for his analysis of the experience that, in his view, underlies all religion. He calls this experience "numinous," and says it has three components.

'In the idea of Holy Rudolf Otto () argued that all religious experiences were numinous in nature. The author traces the development of Rudolf Otto’s attempt to construct a normative science of religion. This should respond to concerns facing Protestant theologians in Germany at the turn of the century.

Moreover, he examines the reception of Otto’s ideas after World War One. The volume contains name and subject indexes. Numinous (/ ˈnjuːmɪnəs /) is a term derived from the Latin numen, meaning "arousing spiritual or religious emotion; mysterious or awe-inspiring." The term was given its present sense by the German theologian and philosopher Rudolf Otto in his influential German book The Idea of the Holy.

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Otto’s Theory of Religious Experience as Encounter with the Numinous and Its Application to Buddhism Hoyu Ishida Rudolf Otto () greatly contributed to the discussion of religious feeling and knowledge in attempting to characterize the experience of the “holy” as disclosed and distinctive in.

The Numinous and Modernity: An Interpretation of Rudolf Otto's Philosophy of Religion (Beihefte Zur Zeitschrift Fur Die Alttesta by Todd A. Gooch COVID Update Aug Biblio is .The numinous and modernity: an interpretation of Rudolf Otto's philosophy of religion by Todd A Gooch (); Rudolf Otto, an introduction to his philosophical theology by Philip C Almond (Book); Rudolf Otto and the concept of holiness by Melissa Raphael (Book).Two names often grouped together in the study of religion are Friedrich Schleiermacher () and Rudolf Otto ().

Central to their understanding of religion is the idea that religious experience, characterized in terms of feeling, lies at the heart of all genuine religion. In his book On Religion Schleiermacher.

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