Pascal's wager pragmatic arguments and belief in God

Pragmatic arguments for theism are designed to support belief even if one lacks evidence that theism is more likely than not. This work proposes that there is a sound version of the most well-known argument of this kind, 'Pascal's Wager', & explores the issues involved - in episte...

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Main Author: Jordan, Jeff
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Clarendon 2006, 2006
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Pragmatic arguments for theism are designed to support belief even if one lacks evidence that theism is more likely than not. This work proposes that there is a sound version of the most well-known argument of this kind, 'Pascal's Wager', & explores the issues involved - in epistemology, the ethics of belief decision theory, & theology
Physical Description:x, 227 p.
ISBN:9780191710698
0191710695