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Published by Seabury Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • Religion -- Philosophy.

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Edition Notes

StatementBasil Mitchell
SeriesPhilosophy of religion series
LC ClassificationsBL"51"M57
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 180 p
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21169755M
ISBN 100816411522
LC Control Number73-17904

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LibraryThing Review User Review - tspringer - LibraryThing. If you picked up Basil Mitchell’s book, The Justification of Religious Belief (), you might think that you stumbled upon a book about the Reformation.3/5(1). In Religious Experience, Justification, and History, Bagger clearly outlines his project in the first chapter, which also serves as the contends that, the “traditional avenues” in the defense of theism being in disrepute, religious philosophers and theologians now try to justify religious belief, rationally, with reference to individual experience and its concomitant deep. Reasonable Faith: Intellectual Virtues & Justification of Religious Belief. 2, likes 3 talking about this. This book will explore a virtue-theoretic approach, i.e., the stress on the role of Followers: K. In this book Michael Martin provides logical reasons for being an atheist. Carefully examining the current debate in Anglo-American analytic philosophy regarding God's existence, Martin presents a comprehensive critique of the arguments for the existence of God and a defense of arguments against the existence of God, showing in detail their relevance to atheism.4/5(4).

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