MODERN PHILOSOPHY - PATROLOGY - PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION
NATHAN A. JACOBS, Ph.D. is Visiting Scholar of Philosophy at University of Kentucky. He holds advanced degrees in Philosophy, Historical Theology, Systematic Theology, Church History, and Fine Art. He has served as a professor and lecturer at such schools as Calvin University, Trinity College and Graduate School, and University of Kentucky. Dr. Jacobs has three books and over thirty articles to his credit. His most recent book, Kant and the Question of Theology, is published by Cambridge University Press. His previous book, The Persistence of the Sacred in Modern Thought (University of Notre Dame Press) received the Choice Gold Seal for Outstanding Academic Title. His first book, In Defense of Kant's "Religion" (Indiana University Press) was nominated for the American Philosophical Association's Book of the Year and the American Academy of Religion's Textual Analysis Prize. Dr. Jacobs' areas of specialization include modern philosophy, with emphasis on Leibniz and Kant; Eastern patristic thought, with emphasis on metaphysics; and the intersection between modern philosophy and patristic metaphysics in the philosophy of religion.