Sophia 32 (2):17-24 (1993)

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Graham Oppy
Monash University
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This paper discusses a range of modal ontological arguments. It is claimed that these modal ontological arguments fail because they depend upon controversial assumptions about the nature of modal space.
Keywords modal ontological arguments  Plantinga  Leftow  God  theism  David Lewis  modal realism  argument for God  atheism
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DOI 10.1007/BF02772305
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The Nature of Necessity.Alvin Plantinga - 1974 - Oxford, England: Clarendon Press.
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