The Problem of Evil II

The Problem of Evil II

Why your headache constitutes evidence against god’s existence
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What if there are some great goods which can only be achieved by allowing some evils? Due to this objection to the logical argument from evil, attention has shifted from logical or deductive arguments to evidential arguments from evil…

The Problem of Evil I

The Problem of Evil I

Does your headache disprove god’s existence?
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The argument from evil is perhaps the strongest and most compelling argument against God’s existence. It is part of the debate on the problem of evil, the attempt of reconciling God’s existence with that of tremendous suffering and evil. The argument from evil is intended to show that…

Anti-Epistemology

Anti-Epistemology

The dark side of belief-revision
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The idea of Anti-Epistemology revolves around three basic elements: the distinction between cherished beliefs and ordinary beliefs, the claim that beliefs are not isolated but stand in confirmation and disconfirmation relations to each other, and the idea that there are bad ways of resolving tension between beliefs…