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Core Questions in Philosophy A Text with Readings

ISBN-10: 0131898698

ISBN-13: 9780131898691

Edition: 4th 2005

Authors: Elliott Sober

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List price: $96.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 576
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.848
Language: English

Introduction
Lectures
What Is Philosophy?
Deductive Arguments
Inductive and Abductive Arguments
Philosophy of Religion
Lectures
Aquinas' First Four Ways
The Design Argument
Evolution and Creationism
Can Science Explain Everything?
The Ontological Argument
Is the Existence of God Testable?
Pascal and Irrationality.
The Argument from Evil
Readings
Five Ways to Prove That God Exists
The Design Argument
Critique of the Design Argument
The Ontological Argument
The Will to Believe
The Meaninglessness of Religious Discourse
Defending Atheism
Theory of Knowledge
Lectures
What Is Knowledge?
Descartes' Foundationalism.
The Reliability Theory of Knowledge.
Justified Belief and Hume's Problem of Induction.
Can Hume's Skepticism Be Refuted?
Beyond Foundationalism.
Introduction to Probability -- Bayes Theorem
Readings
Knowledge Is Something More than True Belief, Plato
Meditations on First Philosophy, Rene Descartes
Induction Cannot Be Rationally Justified
Philosophy of Mind
Lectures.
Dualism and the Mind/Body Problem
Logical Behaviorism
Methodological Behaviorism
The Mind/Brain Identity Theory
Functionalism
Freedom, Determinism, and Causality
A Menu of Positions on Free Will
Compatibilism
Psychological Egoism
Readings
Other Minds Are Known by Analogy from One's Own Case