Item Details

If I Should Die

edited by Leroy S. Rouner
Format
Book
Published
Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2001.
Language
English
Series
Boston University Studies Philosophy and Religion
ISBN
0268031606 (cloth : alk. paper), 0268031614 (paper : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Part I Life, Death, and the Christian Hope
  • A Short While towards the Sun / Rita Rainsford Rouner 13
  • Death and the Believer: The End Is Where We Start From / Peter John Gomes 39
  • Is There Life after Death? / Jurgen Moltmann 53
  • Part II Death and Immortality in Various Cultures
  • If I Should Die before I Am Awakened: Buddhist Reflections on Death / Malcolm David Eckel 71
  • A Rose for the Buddha: In Response to David Eckel / Brian W. Jorgensen 94
  • Why People in Stories Choose Mortality When They Could Have Immortality / Wendy Doniger 103
  • Part III Philosophy of Life and the Problem of Immortality
  • Vague Hope of Immortality / John Lachs 127
  • "This Tablet, Which Itself Will Quickly Perish" / Aaron V. Garrett 140
  • Metaphorical Immortality: Some Platonic Reflections / David L. Roochnik 155
  • Meanings of Life / David Schmidtz 170.
Description
xvii, 192 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Series Statement
Boston University studies philosophy and religion ; v. 22
Technical Details
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