By Deane-Peter Baker

Few thinkers have had as a lot influence on modern philosophy as has Alvin Plantinga. The paintings of this vital analytic thinker has in lots of respects set the tone for the talk within the fields of modal metaphysics and epistemology and he's arguably an important thinker of faith of our time. during this quantity, a distinct staff of modern-day best philosophers deal with the imperative facets of Plantinga's philosophy - his perspectives on normal theology; his responses to the matter of evil; his contributions to the sphere of modal metaphysics; the debatable evolutionary argument opposed to naturalism; his version of epistemic warrant and his view of epistemic defeat; and his contemporary paintings on mind-body dualism. additionally incorporated is an appendix containing Plantinga's frequently spoke of, yet formerly unpublished, lecture notes entitled 'Two Dozen (or so) Theistic Arguments', with a considerable preface to the appendix written via Plantinga particularly for this volume.

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