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Coherence
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I. Philosophy of Religion – II. Fundamental Theology – III. Ethics

I. Philosophy of Religion

Coherence is essentially a syntactic relation that exists between various propositions, but not between propositions and reality. This relation is typically defined as an absence of contradictions between various propositions. More appropriate, however, is another definition of coherence as the logically and conceptually consi…

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Grube, Dirk-M. and Herms, Eilert, “Coherence”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 25 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_11975>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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