In this book Colin Brown discusses the thought of about 450 philosophers from Augustine to Schaeffer (or alphabetically, from Abelard to Zwingli) and includes and index, suggestions for further reading. Written from a Christian perspective, the goal of this book is to survey these philosophers and intellectual movements of western thought of the past thousand years, with a view showing how they affect Christian belief.
Colin Brown surveys the thought of over four hundred philosophers from the Middle Ages to the present day. This clear and concise guide shows how various thinkers and ideas have affected Christian belief and brings together the lessons Christians can learn from philosophy.
Colin Brown is senior professor of Systematic Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He served as editor of and is the author of several books, including and