Universe Indexed Properties and the Fate of the Ontological Argument

Religious Studies 27 (1):65 - 79 (1991)

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If the contemporary rebirth of the ontological argument had its conception in Norman Malcolm's discovery of a second Anselmian argument it had its full-term delivery as a healthy philosophical progeny with Alvin Plantinga's sophisticated modal version presented in the tenth chapter of The Nature of Necessity . This latter argument has been the centre of a huge body of literature over the last fifteen years, and deservedly so. One is impressed that this version of Anselm's jewel is valid and sound if any is
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The Nature of Necessity.Alvin Plantinga (ed.) - 1974 - Clarendon Press.
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