9780631200420

Contemporary Debates in the Philosophy of Religion

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  • ISBN13:

    9780631200420

  • ISBN10:

    0631200428

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2003-12-01
  • Publisher: Blackwell Pub
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Summary

Contemporary Debates in the Philosophy of Religion features newly commissioned debates on some of the most controversial issues in the field. Is evil evidence against belief in God? Does science discredit religion? Is God's existence the best explanation of the universe? Is morality based on God's commands? Is eternal damnation compatible with the Christian concept of God? Features debates focusing on each of twelve of the most controversial issues in the field. Includes essays, replies, and rejoinders especially commissioned for this volume. Contributors include William Alston, Lynne Rudder Baker, Peter Byrne, Richard Gale, William Hasker, Janine Marie Idziak, Michael Martin, Del Ratzsch, William Rowe, John Worrall, Keith Yandell, Dean Zimmerman, and many others.

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors viii
Preface xi
PART I ATTACKS ON RELIGIOUS BELIEF
1(94)
Is Evil Evidence against Belief in God?
3(27)
Evil Is Evidence against Theistic Belief
3(10)
William L. Rowe
Evil Does Not Make Atheism More Reasonable than Theism
13(12)
Daniel Howard-Snyder
Michael Bergmann
Reply to Howard-Synder and Bergmann
25(2)

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