HUMA 1160 9.0
THE ENLIGHTENMENT AND HUMAN UNDERSTANDING
MONDAY February 25, 2013
Students are permitted to bring a lined sheet of paper containing 8 lines
(in normal handwriting) for each question (=24 lines in total).
Question 1. is worth a total of 40 marks; question 2. is worth 60 marks.
Question 3. is an optional bonus question, which if done satisfactorily, will
raise your final mark on this test by a half grade (e.g. from C to C+; B+ to
Students should attempt all questions.
1. We know that thinkers in the Enlightenment were concerned with the
meaningfulness of religious language.
Discuss as fully as can (i) anthropomorphism, (ii) extreme mysticism, iii)
moderate mysticism, and (iv) analogy as theories of religious language.
Be sure to include in your answer difficulties that h