- About the Authors
Joseph A. Bracken, S. J., professor emeritus of Theology at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, has specialized over the years in linking the metaphysical scheme of Alfred North Whitehead with classical Roman Catholic Church doctrine, the proper relations between religion and science, and the philosophical presuppositions of interreligious dialogue. His latest book publications are Does God Roll Dice? Divine Providence for a World in the Making (Liturgical Press, 2012) and The World in the Trinity: Open-ended Systems in Science and Religion (Fortress Press, 2014).
Daniel A. Dombrowski is a professor of philosophy at Seattle University. He is the author of eighteen books and over 150 articles in scholarly journals in philosophy, theology, classics, and literature. His books include Rethinking the Ontological Argument: A Neoclassical Theistic Perspective (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006) and Contemporary Athletics and Ancient Greek Ideals (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009). He is editor of the journal Process Studies.
Lisa Landoe Hedrick is currently a Ph.D. student in theology at the University of Chicago Divinity School. She received her B.A. in religion from Davidson College and her M.A. in religious studies from the University of Chicago Divinity School. Her academic interests mainly lie at the intersection of modern theology, process studies, Anglo-American philosophy of mind, and philosophy of religions.
Donald Wayne Viney received degrees in philosophy from Colorado State University (B.A., 1977) and the University of Oklahoma (M.A. 1979; Ph.D., 1982). He has been teaching philosophy and religion at Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kansas, since 1984. Professor Viney publishes mostly in the areas of the history of philosophy and the philosophy of religion with special interest in the works of Jules Lequyer, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, and Charles Hartshorne. [End Page 278]