Synthese 193 (11):3429-3439 (2016)

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David Jakobsen
Aalborg University
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Recently scholars have discovered a diary entry of Arthur Norman Prior dated the 25 March 1942, in which Prior is reflecting on his own views and attitudes towards theology. The purpose of the present article is to consider what the diary entry can teach us about this period of transition in Prior’s life, and its effects upon his philosophical interests. This article will argue that the diary entry provides an explanation for why theology continued to be significant in Prior’s work.
Keywords Crisis of faith  Fideism  Religion  Analysis  Logic
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DOI 10.1007/s11229-016-1076-2
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Past, present and future.Arthur Prior - 1967 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 157:476-476.
Can Religion Be Discussed?Arthur N. Prior - 1942 - Australasian Journal of Psychology and Philosophy 20 (2):141-151.

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Arthur Prior.B. Jack Copeland - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

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