Atheism and Theism
J.J.C. Smart John Haldane
UNLIMITED BOOK ☆ Atheism and Theism - by J.J.C. Smart John Haldane
Sep 25, 2020 - 15:22 PMBy J.J.C. Smart John Haldane

In this book two philosophers, each committed to unambiguous versions of belief and disbelief, debate the central issues of atheism and theism Considers one of the oldest and most widely disputed philosophical questions is there a God Presents the atheism theism issue in the form of philosophical debate between two highly regarded scholars, widely praised for the clarityIn this book two philosophers, each committed to unambiguous versions of belief and disbelief, debate the central issues of atheism and theism Considers one of the oldest and most widely disputed philosophical questions is there a God Presents the atheism theism issue in the form of philosophical debate between two highly regarded scholars, widely praised for the clarity and verve of their work.This second edition contains new essays by each philosopher, responding to criticisms and building on their previous work.
  • Title: Atheism and Theism
  • Author: J.J.C. Smart John Haldane
  • ISBN: 9780631232599
  • Page: 312
  • Format: Paperback

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Jennifer Sep 25, 2020 - 15:22 PM
I checked this book out of the library in the hope that it would provide good material for my introduction to philosophy of religion It turned out to be pretty useless for that purpose, since it is a long and at times fairly advanced debate about metaphysics and ontology Smart s argument is familiar enough if you are a reductive materialist then it will seem highly implausible if not metaphysically impossible to you that God exists True enough Haldane s response is mostly to argue that reductive [...]
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Michael Sep 25, 2020 - 15:22 PM
Excellent introduction to the philosophical debate between Atheism and Theism Both authors hold fairly reasonable philosophical world views and they do a good job of cutting away the poor arguments used in this area and getting to the interesting ones It is written for amateur philosophers like myself , and they do a pretty good job though not perfect of explaining the jargon they use They argue from different points of view that they actually believe to be true, so they of course make no concl [...]
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Atheism and Theism By J.J.C. Smart John Haldane In this book two philosophers, each committed to unambiguous versions of belief and disbelief, debate the central issues of atheism and theism Considers one of the oldest and most widely disputed philosophical questions is there a God Presents the atheism theism issue in the form of philosophical debate between two highly regarded scholars, widely praised for the clarityIn this book two philosophers, each committed to unambiguous versions of belief and disbelief, debate the central issues of atheism and theism Considers one of the oldest and most widely disputed philosophical questions is there a God Presents the atheism theism issue in the form of philosophical debate between two highly regarded scholars, widely praised for the clarity and verve of their work.This second edition contains new essays by each philosopher, responding to criticisms and building on their previous work.

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