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Religious Studies

This guide introduces some of the library resources available at JFK Library related to Religious Studies. It also offers support for each course offered in EWU's Religion Minor.

PHIL 312/HONS 312 Catalog Course Description

Philosophical problems with religion and theology. Typical problems concern the existence of God, God’s relation to evil, the immortality of the soul, the meaning of religious language and the criteria for theological verification.

Library of Congress Classification Ranges

Find books in the library within these call number ranges:

  • B5800-5802 Philosophy. By Religion.
  • BD300-450 Ontology -- Including the soul, being, life, death
  • BD493-701 Cosmology
  • BL51-65 Philosophy of Religion. Psychology of Religion. Religion in relation to other subjects. 
  • BT98-180 God
  • BT10-1480 Doctrinal Theology
  • BT1095-1255 Apologetics. Evidences of Christianity
  • BV4625-4780 Moral Theology

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Try searching the library catalog or databases with some of these terms (or come up with your own keywords and synonyms of these):

  • Philosophical theology
  • Philosophy and Religion
  • Religion -- Philosophy
  • Ontology
  • Telelogical
  • God--Proof
  • God -- Proof, Ontological
  • Theism
  • Atheism
  • Immortality
  • Good and evil
  • Determinism
  • Theodicy
  • Suffering -- Religious aspects


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