By Heup Young Kim

ISBN-10: 1626982198

ISBN-13: 9781626982192

East Asian theological views, as an antidote to Western modes of considering, can current an alternate hermeneutic to the dualism inherited from Greek philosophy that also prevails in Western theologies. modern theologies (including Asian theologies), seriously prompted by way of this dualism, are usually divided through macro-paradigms; particularly, theo-logos (classical theology) and theo-praxis (liberationist theology).

Heup younger Kim argues for a 3rd method, the Dao paradigm of theology, which could surround those disparate traditions but additionally circulate past them into extra fruitful theological, medical, and philosophical parts of reflection.

Offering helpful insights for interreligious discussion, Kim additionally addresses a couple of subfields of theology together with Comparative Theology, Christology, Pneumatology, Liberation Theology, and Ecclesiology.

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