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Introduction: Faith, Rationality, and the Passions 1

SARAH COAKLEY

1 Reason, Faith, and Meaning 13
CHARLES TAYLOR

2 The Invention of Fanaticism 29
WILLIAM T. CAVANAUGH

3 The Late Arrival of Language: Word, Nature, and the Divine in Plato s Cratylus 41
CATHERINE PICKSTOCK

4 Evagrius Ponticus and the Eastern Monastic Tradition on the Intellect and the Passions 67
COLUMBA STEWART, O.S.B.

5 Tears and Weeping: An Augustinian View 81
PAUL J. GRIFFITHS

6 The Non-Aristotelian Character of Aquinas s Ethics: Aquinas on the Passions 91
ELEONORE STUMP

7 Skeptical Detachment or Loving Submission to the Good? Reason, Faith, and the Passions in Descartes 107
JOHN COTTINGHAM

8 Hume Versus Kant: Faith, Reason, and Feeling 117
JOHN MILBANK

9 Kant, the Passions, and the Structure of Moral Motivation 139
JOHN HARE

10 The Monstrous Centaur ? Joseph De Maistre on Reason, Passion, and Violence 157
DOUGLAS HEDLEY

11 Kierkegaard on Faith, Reason, and Passion 169
MEROLD WESTPHAL

12 Revolting Passions 181
THOMAS DIXON

13 Wittgenstein on Faith, Rationality, and the Passions 197
STEPHEN MULHALL

14 Psychology and the Rationality of Emotion 209
GERALD L. CLORE

15 The Neuroscience of Emotion and Reasoning in Social Contexts: Implications for Moral Theology 223
MICHAEL L. SPEZIO

16 Intellectual Emotions and Religious Emotions 241
PETER GOLDIE

Postscript: What (if Anything) can the Sciences Tell Philosophy and Theology about Faith, Rationality, and the Passions? 251
SARAH COAKLEY

Index 257

About the Author

Sarah Coakley is Norris-Hulse Professor of Divinity at theUniversity of Cambridge, and was previously Mallinckrodt Professorof Divinity at Harvard Divinity School. She is a systematictheologian and philosopher of religion with wide interdisciplinaryinterests. Her previous publications include Powers andSubmissions: Spirituality, Philosophy and Gender(Wiley-Blackwell, 2002), Re-Thinking Gregory of Nyssa(editor, Wiley-Blackwell, 2003 ), Pain and Its Transformations:The Interface of Biology and Culture (co-edited with KayShelemay, 2007) and Re-Thinking Dinoysius the Areopagite(co-edited, with Charles Stang, Wiley-Blackwell, 2009).

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Essays creatively experiment with understanding the relationships among faith, rationality, and emotion the volume encourages intriguing perspectives on the passions , showing that engaging the emotions does not necessarily lead to destruction of reason or distortion of religious rationality. - Mara Brecht, The Heythorp Journal LVIII (2017), pp. 816 860.

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