The Resource Scriptures and the guidance of language : evaluating a religious authority in communicative action, Steven G. Smith

Scriptures and the guidance of language : evaluating a religious authority in communicative action, Steven G. Smith

Label
Scriptures and the guidance of language : evaluating a religious authority in communicative action
Title
Scriptures and the guidance of language
Title remainder
evaluating a religious authority in communicative action
Statement of responsibility
Steven G. Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In this book, Steven G. Smith focuses on the guidance function in language and scripture and evaluates the assumptions and ideals of scriptural religion in global perspective. He brings to language studies a new pragmatic emphasis on the shared modeling of life-in-the-world by communicators constantly depending on each other's guidance. Using concepts of axiality and axialization derived from Jaspers' description of the "Axial Age," he shows the essential role of scripture in the historical progress of communicative action. This volume clarifies the formative power of scriptures in religions of the "world religion" type and brings scripture into philosophy of religion as a major cross-cultural category of study, thereby helping philosophy of religion find a needed cross-cultural footing" --
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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Smith, Steven G
Dewey number
208/.2014
Index
index present
LC call number
BL65.L2
LC item number
S58 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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EBSCOhost
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  • Language and languages
  • Sacred books
Label
Scriptures and the guidance of language : evaluating a religious authority in communicative action, Steven G. Smith
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1854829
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The guidance problematic -- The speaking problematic -- The writing problematic -- The religious language problematic -- What is scripture? -- Evaluating the scripture premise -- The scripturalist -- Multiscripturalism
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781108695848
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)40028611722
Label
Scriptures and the guidance of language : evaluating a religious authority in communicative action, Steven G. Smith
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1854829
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The guidance problematic -- The speaking problematic -- The writing problematic -- The religious language problematic -- What is scripture? -- Evaluating the scripture premise -- The scripturalist -- Multiscripturalism
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781108695848
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)40028611722

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