Winner: 2012 The American Publishers Award for Professional and Scholarly Excellence in Theology and Religious Studies, PROSE Award.
In this thought-provoking new work, the world renowned theologian Gary Dorrien reveals how Kantian and post-Kantian idealism were instrumental in the foundation and development of modern Christian theology.
Presents a radical rethinking of the roots of modern theology
Reveals how Kantian and post-Kantian idealism were instrumental in the foundation and development of modern Christian theology
Shows how it took Kant's writings on ethics and religion to launch a fully modern departure in religious thought
Dissects Kant's three critiques of reason and his moral conception of religion
Analyzes alternative arguments offered by Schleiermacher, Schelling, Hegel, and others - moving historically and chronologically through key figures in European philosophy and theology
Presents notoriously difficult and intellectual arguments in a lucid and accessible manner
Modal Logic: An Introduction to its Syntax and Semantics In this text, a variety of modal logics at the sentential, first-order, and second-order levels are developed with clarity, precision and philosophical insight. All of the S1-S5 modal logics of Lewis and Langford, among others, are constructed. A matrix, or many-valued semantics, for sentential modal logic is formalized, and an important result... Frontiers of Evolutionary Computation This book is a collection of essays, authored by eminent scholars in evolutionary computation (EC), artificial intelligence (AI), operations research, complexity theory and mathematics. Each essay revolves around important, interesting and unresolved questions in the field of evolutionary computation.
Modeling for Insight: A Master Class for Business Analysts Praise for Modeling for Insight
"Most books on modeling are either too theoretical or too focused on the mechanics of programming. Powell and Batt's emphasis on using simple spreadsheet models to gain business insight (which is, after all, the name of the game) is what makes this book stand head and shoulders...
Statistics for Six Sigma Made Easy
So you’re ready to improve your processes and products and satisfy your customers through Six Sigma—but you’re not looking forward to navigating complicated statistics in order to get results. Now, Warren Brussee, a veteran Six Sigma manager who helped his teams generate millions of dollars in savings, explains how to use...
Uncertainty and Information: Foundations of Generalized Information Theory Deal with information and uncertainty properly and efficiently using tools emerging from generalized information theory
Uncertainty and Information: Foundations of Generalized Information Theory contains comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of results that have emerged from a research program begun by the author in the early 1990s under the...