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The existence of God

Author: Richard Swinburne
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
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Richard Swinburne presents a substantially rewritten and updated edition of his most celebrated book. No other work has made a more powerful case for the probability of the existence of God. Swinburne argues compellingly that the existence of the universe, its law-governed nature and fine-tuning, human consciousness and moral awareness, and evidence of miracles and religious experience, all taken together (and  Read more...
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Swinburne, Richard.
Existence of God.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004
(DLC) 2004555474
(OCoLC)55014590
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Swinburne
ISBN: 9780191533945 0191533947 0199271674 9780199271672 0199271682 9780199271689 9780191709357 0191709352
OCLC Number: 191462411
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 363 pages)
Contents: 1. Inductive arguments --
2. The nature of explanation --
3. The justification of explanation --
4. Complete explanation --
5. The intrinsic probability of theism --
6. The explanatory power of theism : general considerations --
7. The cosmological argument --
8. Teleological arguments --
9. Arguments from consciousness and morality --
10. The argument from providence --
11. The problem of evil --
12. Arguments from history and miracles --
13. The argument from religious experience --
14. The balance of probability --
Additional note 1 : the Trinity --
Additional note 2 : recent arguments to design from biology --
Additional note 3 : Plantinga's argument against evolutionary naturalism.
Responsibility: Richard Swinburne.
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Substantially re-written and updated, this edition of 'The Existence of God' presents arguments such as the existence of the laws of nature, 'fine-tuning' of the universe, moral awareness and  Read more...

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