The Prophetic Reason for Religious and Cultural Understanding

  title={The Prophetic Reason for Religious and Cultural Understanding},
  author={Manuel Losada-Sierra and John Mandalios},
Interreligious and intercultural dialogue is supposed to be the best way to solve the conflicts arising from rival religious hermeneutics and different modes to conceive the ideal of a good life in contemporary multicultural and pluralistic societies. In regard to communicative or dialogical reason, respectful coexistence can be reached only by argumentative communication between interested people. In this sense, only rational arguments, strong enough to pass the test of the shared rationality… 
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