New PDF release: Analysis of Existing: Barry Miller's Approach to God

By Elmar J. Kremer

ISBN-10: 1501310887

ISBN-13: 9781501310881

ISBN-10: 1623567866

ISBN-13: 9781623567866

Miller's metaphysics, together with his method of God, is extensive, deep, and unique, with the capability to make a fruitful contribution to modern philosophy. but it has no longer acquired the serious cognizance it merits.

Miller's paintings merits severe consciousness due to its thorough and unique safety of 3 hugely debatable positions: that lifestyles is a true estate of concrete contributors; that it truly is attainable to end up, with out assuming any precept of adequate cause, that there's an uncaused explanation for the universe; and that the uncaused reason is the straightforward God of classical theism. Miller's place on lifestyles is a vital substitute in present analytical philosophy to what Miller calls the "Frege-Russell-Quine" conception, and the neo-Meinongian positions of Terence Parsons and Ed Zalta. Miller's argument for an uncaused reason for the universe has been defined essentially the most bold theistic arguments produced through a well-respected, modern, analytic thinker. Analysis of latest: Barry Miller's method of God is the 1st transparent, systematic interpretation of Miller's theistic philosophy.

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