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The whys of a philosophical scrivener

Author: Martin Gardner
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st St. Martin's Griffin edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Gardner
ISBN: 0312206828 9780312206826
OCLC Number: 42141670
Notes: Originally published: New York, W. Morrow, ©1983.
Description: 485 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The World: why I am not a solipsist --
Truth: Why I am not a pragmatist --
Science: Why I am not a paranormalist --
Beauty: Why I am not an aesthetic relativist --
Goodness: Why I am not an ethical relativist --
Free will: Why I am not a determinist or haphazardist --
The state: why I am not an anarchist --
The state: Why I am not a smithian --
Liberty: why I am not a marxist --
The Gods: Why I am not a polytheist --
The all: Why I am not a pantheist --
The proofs: Why I do not not believe God's existence can be demonstrated --
Faith: Why I am not an atheist --
Prayer: Why I do not think it foolish --
Evil: why? --
Evil: Why we don't know why --
Immortality: Why I am not resigned --
Immortality: Why I do not think it strange --
Immortality: Why I don not think it impossible --
Surprise: Why I cannot take the world for granted --
Faith and the future: a prologue.
Responsibility: Martin Gardner.

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