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Freedom, God, and worlds

Author: Michael J Almeida
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Michael J. Almeida presents a bold new defence of the existence of God. He argues that entrenched principles in philosophical theology which have served as basic assumptions in apriori, atheological arguments are in fact philosophical dogmas. Almeida argues that not only are such principles false - they are necessarily false.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Almeida
ISBN: 9780199640027 0199640025
OCLC Number: 792747089
Description: ix, 248 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: A moderate Anselmian plea --
Metaphysical atheological arguments and the free will defense --
Three important objections --
Unrestricted actualization, freedom and morally perfect worlds --
The logical problem of evil redux --
Four important objections --
Four more objections --
Redeeming worlds --
Conclusions.
Responsibility: Michael J. Almeida.
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Almeida has produced a compelling and challenging book that is conversant with, and demands the attention of, contemporary debates in philosophy of religion Jamie Boulding, The Expository Times Read more...

 
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