Download e-book for iPad: Alvin Plantinga (Contemporary Philosophy in Focus) by Deane-Peter Baker

By Deane-Peter Baker

Few thinkers have had as a lot influence on modern philosophy as has Alvin Plantinga. The paintings of this vital analytic thinker has in lots of respects set the tone for the talk within the fields of modal metaphysics and epistemology and he's arguably an important thinker of faith of our time. during this quantity, a distinctive group of modern best philosophers handle the relevant facets of Plantinga's philosophy - his perspectives on average theology; his responses to the matter of evil; his contributions to the sector of modal metaphysics; the arguable evolutionary argument opposed to naturalism; his version of epistemic warrant and his view of epistemic defeat; and his contemporary paintings on mind-body dualism. additionally integrated is an appendix containing Plantinga's frequently said, yet formerly unpublished, lecture notes entitled 'Two Dozen (or so) Theistic Arguments', with a considerable preface to the appendix written through Plantinga particularly for this volume.

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