1. General Term: Epistemology
study of theories of knowledge or ways of knowing, particularly in the context
of the limits or validity of the various ways of knowing.
is concerned with the nature, extent, sources and legitimacy of
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2. Biography: Wentzel van Huyssteen
of science and religious epistemology . Van Huyssteen
is married to Hester van Huyssteen and they have four children.
J. Wentzel van Huyssteen was Head of the Department of Religion at the
University of Port Elizabeth, South Africa, from
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3. God, Humanity and the Cosmos Topic: Religion as Evolutionary Phenomenon
to hold to an evolutionary
epistemology , to knowledge as a form of adaptation to reality.
such a scheme, a religious or scientific explanation is only more or less
successful than its competitors.
But when he reaches the climax
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4. Resources: CTNS Recommended: Research Level
Feminist Perspectives on Epistemology ,
Methodology and Philosophy of Science . (Dordrecht, Holland: D.
Reidel Publishing Company, 1983). ISBN: 9027714967.
Harrison, Peter. The
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5. General Term: Metaphysical
, cosmology , and often, epistemology .
Metaphysics is a type of philosophy or study that uses broad concepts
to help define reality and our understanding of it. Metaphysical
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6. God, Humanity and the Cosmos Topic: The Concept of Emergence
concentrating concerns epistemology , the state of our ability to describe
a subject. This is subject to change, and it is indeed conceivable that a
property regarded at one time as emergent might later be deduced from the
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7. General Term: Campbell, Donald
to evolutionary epistemology
and especially for introducing the concept of downward causation .
by: Dr. Nancey Murphy
for Campbell, Donald
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8. Biography: Kirk Wegter McNelly
rationality to scientific epistemology ; in
the spring of 1995 he received the seminarys first Neidhardt Prize in
Theology and Science. In the fall of the same year, Kirk joined Dr. Robert John
Russell at the GTU to pursue doctoral
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9. Itnerdisciplinary Topic: Atheology
behaviours as the favoured epistemology .
Moral-theological and salvation-historical stories about people as Gods
creatures who had sinned and fallen but could be saved, and who were
moral agents in society were replaced with
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10. Biography: Stacey Ake
Bioethics, Existentialism , Epistemology , Ethics, Philosophy of Film, and Philosophy of Science at St. Vincent College in Latrobe, PA, USA, the University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA, and at Denmark's Independent Study Program at the University
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