Pascal's Wager: Pragmatic Arguments and Belief in God

Oxford University Press (2006)
Is it reasonable to believe in God even in the absence of strong evidence that God exists? Pragmatic arguments for theism are designed to support belief even if one lacks evidence that theism is more likely than not. Jeff Jordan proposes that there is a sound version of the most well-known argument of this kind, Pascal's Wager, and explores the issues involved - in epistemology, the ethics of belief, decision theory, and theology.
Keywords Faith and reason Christianity  Philosophical theology  Pragmatism
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Call number BT50.J67 2006
ISBN(s) 0199291322     9780199291328
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Faith, Belief and Fictionalism.Finlay Malcolm & Michael Scott - forthcoming - Pacific Philosophical Quarterly.
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