In G. Bruntrup & R. K. Tacelli (eds.), The Rationality of Theism. Kluwer Academic Publishers. pp. 21--38 (1999)
After a discussion of several concepts of explanation, in which the criterion of simplicity is emphasized and some interesting historical examples are used as illustration, this paper presents the cosmological and teleological arguments. The central claim is that the hypothesis of theism is more simple and elegant and so more rational than any of its alternatives.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Cosmological and Teleological Arguments.Richard Swinburne - 2000 - In The Rationality of Theism. Rodopi.
Can Religious Unbelief Be Proper Function Rational?Michael Czapkay Sudduth - 1999 - Faith and Philosophy 16 (3):297-314.
Theism in Historical Perspective.Timothy Chappell - 2011 - European Journal for Philosophy of Religion 3 (1):123 - 138.
Calvin's “Sense of Divinity” and Externalist Knowledge of God.David Reiter - 1998 - Faith and Philosophy 15 (3):253-270.
Working Without a Net: A Study of Egocentric Epistemology.Richard Foley - 1992 - Oxford University Press.
Rationality and Theistic Belief: An Essay on Reformed Epistemology.Mark S. McLeod - 1993 - Cornell University Press.
Knowledge and the Objection to Religious Belief From Cognitive Science.Kelly James Clark & Dani Rabinowitz - 2011 - European Journal for Philosophy of Religion 3 (1):67 - 81.
Added to index2011-04-12
Total downloads3 ( #671,894 of 2,044,886 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #396,194 of 2,044,886 )
How can I increase my downloads?
There are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.