Cambridge University Press (2006)

Graham Oppy
Monash University
In this book, Graham Oppy examines arguments for and against the existence of God. He shows that none of these arguments is powerful enough to change the minds of reasonable participants in debates on the question of the existence of God. His conclusion is supported by detailed analyses of the arguments as well as by the development of a theory about the purpose of arguments and the criteria that should be used in judging whether or not arguments are successful. Oppy discusses the work of a wide array of philosophers, including Anselm, Aquinas, Descartes, Locke, Leibniz, Kant, Hume and, more recently, Plantinga, Dembski, White, Dawkins, Bergman, Gale and Pruss.
Keywords God  ontological arguments  cosmological arguments  teleological arguments  moral arguments  Pascal's wager  arguments from evil  miracles  arguments from consciousness  arguments about God
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Call number BT103.O67 2006
ISBN(s) 9780511243349   9780521122641   0521122643
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