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Mark J. Boone

Dr. Mark J. Boone

Assistant Professor, Department of Religion and Philosophy

 

Phone number3411-7284
Email addressmarkjboone@hkbu.edu.hk
ORCID number0000-0001-5766-6266

 

Degree(s):

B.A. (Dallas Baptist University), M.A. (Baylor University), Ph.D. (Baylor University)

Research area(s):

Augustinian studies; religious epistemology; history of western philosophy; ethics

Teaching area(s):

Ethics; history of philosophy; metaphysics; Christian studies

Taught previously at:

Berry College (2 years)
Forman Christian College (5 years)

Selected output(s):

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).

Current project(s):

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.)

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