skip to content
Atheism : a philosophical justification Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Atheism : a philosophical justification

Author: Michael Martin
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Provides logical reasons for being an atheist. Carefully examining the debate in Anglo-American analytic philosophy regarding God's existence, this book presents a comprehensive critique of the  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Martin
ISBN: 0877226423 9780877226420 0877229430 9780877229438
OCLC Number: 19669621
Description: xiii, 541 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The justification of negative atheism : some preliminaries --
The meaningfullness of religious language --
The ontological argument --
The cosmological argument --
The teleological argument --
The argument from religious experience --
The argument from miracles --
Some minor evidential arguments for God --
Beneficial arguments for God --
Faith and foundationalism --
The justification of positive atheism : some preliminaries --
Divine attributes and incoherence --
Atheistic teleological arguments --
The argument from evil --
The free will defense --
Natural evil --
Soul making theodicy --
Some minor theodicies.
Responsibility: Michael Martin.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"[This book] has the impact of a runaway train. It is certainly the best philosophical justification of atheism that I have ever read.... Even readers with little philosophical background will find Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(5)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/19669621> # Atheism : a philosophical justification
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "19669621" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/347378634#Place/philadelphia> ; # Philadelphia
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/819974> ; # Atheism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/347378634#Topic/ateisme> ; # Ateisme
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/347378634#Topic/philosophie> ; # Philosophie
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/347378634#Topic/atheisme> ; # Athéisme
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BL2747> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/347378634#Topic/atheismus> ; # Atheismus
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/211.8/e20/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/109036758> ; # Michael Martin
   schema:datePublished "1990" ;
   schema:description "The justification of negative atheism : some preliminaries -- The meaningfullness of religious language -- The ontological argument -- The cosmological argument -- The teleological argument -- The argument from religious experience -- The argument from miracles -- Some minor evidential arguments for God -- Beneficial arguments for God -- Faith and foundationalism -- The justification of positive atheism : some preliminaries -- Divine attributes and incoherence -- Atheistic teleological arguments -- The argument from evil -- The free will defense -- Natural evil -- Soul making theodicy -- Some minor theodicies."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/347378634> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Atheism : a philosophical justification"@en ;
   schema:productID "19669621" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/19669621#PublicationEvent/philadelphia_temple_university_press_1990> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/347378634#Agent/temple_university_press> ; # Temple University Press
   schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780877226420.pdf> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780877226420> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780877229438> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/19669621> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/347378634#Agent/temple_university_press> # Temple University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Temple University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/347378634#Topic/atheisme> # Athéisme
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Athéisme"@fr ;
   schema:name "Athéisme"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/819974> # Atheism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Atheism"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109036758> # Michael Martin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1932" ;
   schema:deathDate "2015" ;
   schema:familyName "Martin" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael" ;
   schema:name "Michael Martin" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780877226420>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0877226423" ;
   schema:isbn "9780877226420" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780877229438>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0877229430" ;
   schema:isbn "9780877229438" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.