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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2007) 116 (2): 297–300.
Published: 01 April 2007
...A. N. Williams Denys Turner, Faith, Reason, and the Existence of God . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. xix + 271 pp. Cornell University 2007 BOOK REVIEWS Allan Gibbard, Thinking How to Live. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2003. ix + 302...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2008) 117 (3): 465–468.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Wayne Proudfoot Andrew Dole and Andrew Chignell, eds., God and the Ethics of Belief: New Essays in the Philosophy of Religion . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. xii + 282 pp. Cornell University 2008 xxx pr08-004 June 10, 2008 10:56...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2009) 118 (1): 121–127.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Derk Pereboom William Rowe, Can God Be Free? Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. 173 pp. Cornell University 2009 BOOK REVIEWS Hendrik Lorenz, The Brute Within: Appetitive Desire in Plato and Aristotle. Oxford: Clarendon, 2006. 229 pp. The three parts...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2012) 121 (4): 622–625.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Peter Forrest Moser Paul K. , The Evidence for God: Religious Knowledge Reexamined . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2010 . x + 280 pp . © 2012 by Cornell University 2012 BOOK REVIEWS Huw Price, Naturalism Without Mirrors. New York...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2014) 123 (2): 234–238.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Don Garrett Griffin Michael V. , Leibniz, God, and Necessity . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2013 . xi +195 pp. © 2014 by Cornell University 2014 “Metaphysics,” Leibniz declared, “is natural theology.” In his illuminating new book, Michael Griffin builds a...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2000) 109 (4): 617–621.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Daniel Howard-Snyder GOD AND INSCRUTABLE EVIL: IN DEFENSE OF THEISM AND ATHEISM. By David O'Connor. Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield, 1998. Pp. xiii, 273. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REVIEWS Moreover, the book is full of levelheaded arguments and useful...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 476–479.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Philip L. Quinn HORRENDOUS EVILS AND THE GOODNESS OF GOD. By Marilyn McCord Adams. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1999. Pp. xiv, 220. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVEWS The Philosophical &vim, Vol. 110, No. 3 (July 2001...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2013) 122 (2): 155–187.
Published: 01 April 2013
... intellect of God. Although other early moderns agreed that modal truths are in some way dependent on God, there were sharp disagreements surrounding two distinct questions: (1) On what in God do modal truths and modal truth-makers depend? (2) What is the manner(s) of dependence by which modal truths and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2017) 126 (2): 191–217.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Hongwoo Kwon There are close parallels between Frank Jackson's case of black-and-white Mary and David Lewis's case of the two omniscient gods. This essay develops and defends what may be called “the ability hypothesis” about the knowledge that the gods lack, by adapting Lewis's ability hypothesis...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2013) 122 (4): 619–639.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Patrick Todd The most promising way of responding to arguments for the incompatibility of divine foreknowledge and human freedom (in one way or another) invokes a claim about the order of explanation: God knew (or believed) that you would perform a given action because you would, in fact, perform...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2011) 120 (4): 567–586.
Published: 01 October 2011
... reconciles divine foreknowledge and human freedom and the Ockhamist's way. In particular, this essay further demonstrates that when it comes to divine foreknowledge's compatibility with human freedom, the fundamental question is not the Ockhamist's question of whether God's beliefs about what an agent will...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2011) 120 (1): 97–115.
Published: 01 January 2011
...John Martin Fischer; Patrick Todd In his recent essay in the Philosophical Review , “Truth and Freedom,” Trenton Merricks contends (among other things) that the basic argument for the incompatibility of God's foreknowledge and human freedom is question-begging. He relies on a “truism” to the effect...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2000) 109 (2): 274–276.
Published: 01 April 2000
... MOLNIST ACCOUNT By Tnoms P. FLINT. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1998. Pp. xi, 258. Christian theists have always been concerned with the relationship between God’s providential control and human freedom. Flint’s book is an expli- cation and defense of what he sees as the best way for...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2002) 111 (2): 259–261.
Published: 01 April 2002
... both in identifying God with the Good and, more distinctively, in including a divine command theory of moral obligation. Read- ers familiar with Adams’s earlier divine command theory will recall that in response to the worry that God might command something evil, Adams intro- duced an independent...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2000) 109 (3): 438–441.
Published: 01 July 2000
... inabilities to conceive of God as incorporeal and to see how evil could exist if it were not the result of some powerful material force opposed to God. Menn claims that Augustine became acquainted with relevant por- tions of Plotinus’s doctrines, and that by reworking them, Augustine was able to...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2001) 110 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 January 2001
... theodicy is generally needed-that is, why at least most contemporary Christians need to find plausible explanations for a perfectly good, all-knowing, omnipotent God’s allowing so much evil. Part 2 describes the kinds of goods we would expect God to want in his world. Swinburne concentrates much...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2004) 113 (2): 203–248.
Published: 01 April 2004
... of how God’s causal power relates to the natural causal activity of creatures, Leibniz held that both God and the creature are directly involved in the occurrence of these effects. A divine concurrentist, in general, intends to satisfy two theses that were held by the vast majority of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2003) 112 (1): 27–56.
Published: 01 January 2003
.... Jeffrey, Richard C. 1983 . The Logic of Decision . 2d ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Jeffreys, Harold. 1961 . Theory of Probability. 3d ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press. Jordan, Jeff, ed. 1994 . Gambling on God: Essays on Pascal's Wager . Lanham, Md.: Rowman...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2018) 127 (4): 523–528.
Published: 01 October 2018
... Demonstration of the Existence of God (or “ Beweisgrund ” for short) of 1763. The second turns to Kant's critical modal metaphysics, from the 1781 Critique of Pure Reason up to the 1790 Critique of Judgment . As one can no doubt tell from the sweep of the texts discussed, Stang's project is incredibly...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2002) 111 (1): 108–113.
Published: 01 January 2002
...-known historians. Interest in Malebranche in Anglo-American philosophy has centered on just three topics: occasional causes, vision in God, and theodicy. The present vol- ume maintains this focus while extending the range to moral and political the- ory. Occasionalism, the doctrine that finite...