Contributes a black Atlantic perspective to postmodernism, theology, and metaphysics.
Demonstrates myriad points of connection between Whitehead's philosophy and mainstream philosophical traditions.
Leading scholars explore the connections between quantum physics and process philosophy.
A study in comparative virtue ethics.
Argues for a pragmatic canon always in need of renovation.
Leading scholars explore the relationship between deconstructive theory and process thought.
Proposes a radically reconfigured medical model centered on mind-body interaction.
Develops a naturalistic postmodern perspective to make constructive proposals about a wide range of topics now in public discussion.
Based on an ecologically inspired wordview, defends ethics against skepticism and irrealism.
Shows how modern physics supports basic claims of process philosophy.
Articulates a metaphysical position capable of rendering both science and religious experience simultaneously and mutually intelligible.
A comparative philosophical consideration of the extremes of humanism, or "Titanism," this book critiques trends in Eastern and Western philosophy and examines solutions to them.
Explores the thought of twentieth-century philosopher Michael Polanyi.
Offers a postmodern theory of knowledge based on an ecological worldview that stresses real relations and the pervasiveness of values.
Argues for a humanistic cultural reformation to counter our materialistic values and science-dominated intellectual life and shows how this would affect our lives and transform our society.
Examines the concept of God which emerges from the writings of Nikos Kazantzakis and argues that he was a process theist.
Explains how human social evolution has led both to worthwhile achievements and moral horrors and provides perspective on today's planetary crisis by viewing it as a transition within the larger picture ...
Examines why parapsychology has been held in disdain by scientists, philosophers, and theologians, explores the evidence for ESP, psychokinesis, and life after death, and suggests that these phenomena provide support for a meaningful postmodern spiritu
An international group of environmental philosophers and educators propose ways universities can produce and promote ecological literacy and environmental ethics.
Presents essays by Jewish thinkers who have found process thought to be a useful framework for contemporary Jewish thought and a set of conversations between Jewish and Christian thinkers on the appropriateness of process thought for Judaism and Christianity.
This book shows the vital relationship between human life and the philosophical placement of value, emphasizing the now-occurring transition from the old mechanical world view to the postmodern alternative inspired by ecology.
This is the first book on East-West comparative thought to critically analyze the Zen Buddhist model of self in modern Japanese philosophy from the standpoint of American pragmatism.
Argues that the planetary crisis, which has been produced by modernity, demands a postmodern politics.
In presenting Peirce, James, Bergson, Whitehead, and Hartshorne as members of a common and distinctively postmodern trajectory, this book casts the thought of each of them in a new light. It also suggests ...
The most important discoveries of the 20th century exist not in the realm of science, medicine, or technology, but rather in the dawning awareness of the earth's limits and how those limits will affect ...
This book examines how the spiritual longings of ordinary people have shaped the most progressive political and cultural movements of the twentieth century and given birth to a new postmodern perspective ...
Shows the interconnections between postmodernism, religion, politics, economics, and art.
Proposes religious philosophies to succeed the waning worldview of modernity.
Sorts out the confusion created by the use of the term “postmodern” in relation to widely divergent theological positions.
Addressed to readers who have found liberal theology empty or who believe that one cannot be religious and fully rational and empirical at the same time.
This book takes a genuinely new spiritual stance reflecting the emergence of a post-modern science and differing from the relativistic nihilism that calls itself postmodern but is really modernism extended ...
Describes the move from modern, mechanistic science to a post-modern, organismic science.