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Wherein lies the debate? Concerning whether God is a person

Abstract:

Within contemporary philosophy of religion there are three main ways in which God is conceptualised in relation to personhood:
(1) God is a person and so personal (PP).
(2) God is non-personal, and so is not a person (NPNP).
(3) God is a personal non-person (PNP).
The first two of these options will be familiar to many, with (PP) held by most contemporary monotheist philosophers of religion and (NPNP) mainly by those who are pantheists. (PNP), however, is a view some may n...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s11153-018-9694-x

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
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Publisher:
Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal for Philosophy of Religion Journal website
Volume:
85
Issue:
3
Pages:
297-317
Publication date:
2018-11-17
Acceptance date:
2018-11-13
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EISSN:
1572-8684
ISSN:
0020-7047
Pubs id:
1204173
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pubs:1204173

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