Dr. Mark J. Boone
Assistant Professor, Department of Religion and Philosophy
B.A. (Dallas Baptist University), M.A. (Baylor University), Ph.D. (Baylor University)
Augustinian studies; religious epistemology; history of western philosophy; ethics
Ethics; history of philosophy; metaphysics; Christian studies
Taught previously at:
Berry College (2 years)
Forman Christian College (5 years)
Reason, Authority, and the Healing of Desire in the Writings of Augustine. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2020.
The Conversion and Therapy of Desire: Augustine’s Theology of Desire in the Cassiciacum Dialogues. Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications, 2016.
“Can Faith Be Empirical?” Science and Christian Belief (forthcoming): 9,041 words. Print and electronic.
“William James and Allama Iqbal on Empirical Faith.” The Heythrop Journal (2019): 1-13 (electronic); forthcoming (print).
“Augustine and William James on the Rationality of Faith.” The Heythrop Journal (2018): 1-12 (electronic); forthcoming (print).
Augustine’s Preaching and the Healing of Desire in the Enarrationes in Psalmos. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, forthcoming.
“Plantinga’s Reidian Particularism: An Overview of an Epistemological Project.” (Article under review.)