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Alvin Plantinga's Free Will Defense - Reception
... to Chad Meister, professor of philosophy at Bethel College, most philosophers accept Plantinga's free will defense and thus see the logical problem of evil as having been sufficiently ... Gods, Graham Oppy offers a dissent, acknowledging that "any philosophers seem to suppose that utterly demolishes the kinds of 'logical' arguments from evil developed by Mackie" but ... opinion, the logical form of the argument is still alive and beating.” Among contemporary philosophers, most discussion on the problem of evil presently revolves around the ...
Laurent-Michel Vacher
... was a French-born, French Canadian philosopher, writer, journalist (Le Devoir, Hobo-Québec, Chroniques, Spirale) and teacher (Ahuntsic College, Montreal) ... He was one of the few contemporary philosophers that possessed sufficient scientific knowledge to fairly assess the unique role of the modern ... He often criticised the attitude of some French philosophers concerning what in Francophone literature is labelled somewhat pejoratively as Anglo-Saxon philosophy (perc ...
List Of Alumni Of Wesley College, Melbourne - Academia, Scholars, Philosophers, Clergymen and Educators
... of Melbourne) Professor Geoffrey Blainey AC, historian Professor Graham Oppy, philosopher (Monash University) Professor John Henry Michell, mathematician and Senior Wrangler (Cambridge University ... Pyke, Rhodes Scholar, Headmaster of Newington College Samuel Alexander OM, British philosopher and the first Jewish fellow of an Oxbridge College Waleed Aly, Lecturer at Global Terrorism Research Centre ...
List Of University Of Edinburgh People - Arts - Historians, Philosophers, Theologians and Academics
... and philosophy James Burnett, Lord Monboddo, naturalist, philosopher, linguist Adam Ferguson, philosopher and historian, father of sociology Sir William Hamilton, 9th Baronet, philosopher David Hume, philosopher ... Adam Smith, political economist and philosopher Dugald Stewart, philosopher Iain Torrance, theologian and President of Princeton Theological Seminary ...

Famous quotes containing the word philosophers:

    Although philosophers generally believe in laws and deny causes, explanatory practice in physics is just the reverse.
    Nancy Cartwright (b. 1945)

    A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways; the point, however, is to change it.
    Karl Marx (1818–1883)