Agnosticism A Very Short Introduction

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Agnosticism: A Very Short Introduction
Language: en
Pages: 134
Authors: Robin Le Poidevin
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-28 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

What is agnosticism? Is it just the 'don't know' position on God, or is there more to it than this? Is it a belief, or merely the absence of belief? Who were the first to call themselves 'agnostics'? These are just some of the questions that Robin Le Poidevin considers
Atheism: A Very Short Introduction
Language: en
Pages: 119
Authors: Julian Baggini
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Do you think of atheists as immoral pessimists who live their lives without meaning, purpose, or values? Think again! Atheism: A Very Short Introduction sets out to dispel the myths that surround atheism and show how a life without religious belief can be positive, meaningful, and moral.
Agnosticism: A Very Short Introduction
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Robin Le Poidevin
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-28 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

What is agnosticism? Is it just the 'don't know' position on God, or is there more to it than this? Is it a belief, or merely the absence of belief? Who were the first to call themselves 'agnostics'? These are just some of the questions that Robin Le Poidevin considers
Scepticism: A Very Short Introduction
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Duncan Pritchard
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Throughout history scepticism and the urge to question accepted truths has been a powerful force for change and growth. Today, as we are bombarded by adverts, scientific studies praising the latest superfoods, and political rhetoric, a healthy amount of scepticism is widely encouraged. But when is such scepticism legitimate -
Philosophy of Religion: A Very Short Introduction
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Tim Bayne
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-13 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

What is the philosophy of religion? How can we distinguish it from theology on the one hand and the psychology/sociology of religious belief on the other? What does it mean to describe God as 'eternal'? And should religious people want there to be good arguments for the existence of God,