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Charles Hartshorne by Alan Gragg


Published by Word Books, Waco, Texas, 1973, as part of the series "Makers of the Modern Theological Mind," edited by Bob E. Patterson. This material was prepared for Religion Online by Ted and Winnie Brock.


Selected Bibliography


I. Works by Hartshorne

An exhaustive bibliography of Hartshorneís published writings from 1929 to 1967, compiled by Mrs. Charles Hartshorne, included in Ralph E. James, The Concrete God: A New Beginning for Theology-The Thought of Charles Harishorne (Indianapolis-Bobbs.Merrill Company, 1967), pp. 195-223.

A less exhaustive but useful bibliography of Hartshorneís writings, also compiled by Mrs. Hartshorne, is available in William L. Reese and Eugene Freeman, editors. Process and Divinity:Philosophical Essays Presented to Charles Hartshorne (LaSalle, Ill.: Open Court Publishing Company, 1964), pp. 579-91.

The following listings are his major books and a selection of his articles.

A. Books

Anselmís Discovery: A Re-examination of the Ontological Proof for Godís Existence. LaSalle, Ill.: Open Court Publishing Company, 1965. Also available in a paperback edition.

Beyond Humanism: Essays in the New Philosophy of Nature. Chicago: Willett, Clark and Company, 1937. Reprint paperback. Lincoln, Neb.: University of Nebraska Press, 1968.

Creative Synthesis and Philosophic Method. LaSalle, Ill.: Open Court Publishing Company, 1970.

The Divine Relativity: A Social Conception of God. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1948. Also available in a paperback edition.

The Logic of Per fection and Other Essays in Neoclassical Metaphysics. LaSalle, Ill.: Open Court Publishing Company. 1962. Also available in a paperback edition.

Manís Vision of God and the Logic of Theism. Chicago: Willett. Clark and Company. 1941. Reprint. New York: Harper & Bros. Publishers. 2nd reprint. Hamden, Conn.: Archon Books, 1964.

A Natural Theology for Our Time. LaSalle, Ill.: Open Couri Publishing Company. 1967. Also available in a paperback edition.

Philosophers Speak of God. William L. Reese, coauthor. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1953. Also available in a paperback edition.

The Philosophy and Psychology of Sensation. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 1934.

Reality as Social Iírocess: Studies in Metaphysics and Religion. Clencoe. Ill.: The Free Press; Boston: Beacon Press, 1953.

B. Articles

"The Dipolar Conception of Deity." The Review of Aletaphysics 21 (December 1967).

"The God of Religion and the God of Philosophy." In Talk of God, edited by G. N. Vessey, pp. 152-67. Royal Institute of Philosophy Lectures, vol. 2. New York: St. Martinís Press, 1969.

"Introduction: The Development of Process Philosophy." In Philosophers of Process, edited by Douglas Browning. New York: Random House, 1965.

"Is Godís Existence a State of Affairs?" In Faith and the Philosophers, edited by John Hick, pp. 26-33. New York: St. Martinís Press, 1964.

"Metaphysical Statements as Nonrestrictive and Existential." The Review of Metaphysics 12 (September 1958).

"Metaphysics in North America." In Contemporary Philosophy: A Survey, edited by Raymond Klibansky. Florence: La Nuova Italia Editrice, 1969.

"Necessity." The Review of Metaphysics 21 (December 1967).

"Panpsychism." In A History of Philosophical Systems, edited by Vergilius Ferm. New York: The Philosophical Library, 1950.

"Paul Weissís The God We Seek." The Review of Metaphysics 25 (June 1972, 25th anniversary supplement) : 108-16.

"A Philosopherís Assessment of Christianity." In Religion andCulture: Essays in Honor of Paul Tillich, edited by Walter Leibrecht. New York: Harper & Bros., 1959.

"Religion in Process Philosophy." In Religion in Philosophical and Cultural Perspective: A Cross~Disciplinary Approach, edited by J. Clayton Feaver and William Horosz, pp. 152-67. Princeton: D. Van Nostrand Company, 1967.

"time." In An Encyclopedia of Religion, edited by Vergilius Ferm. New York: The Philosophical Library. 1945.

"What Did Anseim Discover?" In The Many.f aced Argument: Recent Studies on the Ontological Argument for the Existence of God, edited by John Hick and Arthur C. McGill. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1967.

"Whitehead in French Perspective: A Review Article." The Thomist 33 (July 3, 1969).

Ii. Works about Hartshorne or Process Theology

A. Books

BROWN, DELWIN; JAMES, JR., RALPH E.; and REEVES, GENE, editors. Process Philosophy and Christian Thought. Indianapolis and New York. Bohbs.Merrill Company, 1967.

COBB, JR., JOHN B. A Christian Natural Theology Based on the Thought of Alfred North Whitehead. Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1965.

-- God and the World. Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1969.

JAMES, RALPH E. The Concrete God: A New Beginning for Theology-The Thought of Charles Hartshorne. Indianapolis and New York: Bobbs.Merrill Company, 1967.

OGDEN, SCHUBERT M. The Reality of God and Other Essays. New York: Harper & Row. Publishers, 1966.

PETERS, EUGENE H. Hartshorne and Neoclassical Metaphysics: An Interpretation. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1970.

WILLIAMS, DANIEL DAY. Godís Grace and Manís Hope. New York: Harper & Bros., Publishers, 1949.

-- The Spirit and the Forms of Love. New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1968.

B. Articles

BEARDSLEE, WILLIAM A. "Hope in Biblical Eschatology and in Process Theology." Journal of the American Academy of Religion 38 (September 1970): 227-39.

BIRCH, CHARLES. "Participatory Evolution: The Drive of Creation." Journal of the American Academy of Religion 40 (June 1972); 147-63.

KUNTZ, PAUL GRIMLEY. "The Ontological Argument and ĎGod Is Deadí: Some Questions about God; Ways of Logic, History, and Metaphysics in Answering Them," Journal of the American Academy of Religion 38 (March 1970) : 55-78.

TOWN, EDGAR A. "Metaphysics as Method in Charles Hartshorneís Thought." The Southern Journal of Philosophy 6 (Fall 1968): 125-42.

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