By Madhuri M. Yadlapati


Many modern discussions of faith take an absolute, intractable method of trust and non-belief, which privileges religion and dogmatism whereas treating doubt as a risk to non secular values. As Madhuri M. Yadlapati demonstrates, even if, there's otherwise: a religion (or non-faith) that embraces doubt and its capability for exploring either the depths and heights of non secular mirrored image and hypothesis. via 3 exact discussions of religion, doubt, and desire, Yadlapati explores what it ability to dwell creatively and responsibly within the daily global as constrained, ingenious, and wondering creatures. She starts with a perceptive survey of numerous religion studies in Islam, Buddhism, Judaism, Hinduism, and Protestant Christianity, then narrows her concentration to Protestant Christianity and Hinduism to discover how the nice thinkers of these faiths have embraced doubt within the carrier of non secular transcendence. protecting the wealthy tapestry of religion and doubt opposed to polarization, Against Dogmatism finds a non secular center manner, an method local to the long-standing traditions during which religion and doubt are interwoven in optimistic and dynamic ways.

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