Interesting New Paper on Cognitive Bias and Religious Belief
Aiyana K. Willard & Ara Norenzayan, "Cognitive biases explain religious belief, paranormal belief, and belief in life's purpose", Cognition 129 (2):379-391 (2013).
Review of Draper and Schellenberg (eds.), <I>Renewing Philosophy of Religion: Exploratory Essays</I>
Adam Green reviews the book for NDPR.
0. Introduction 0.1 Mackie argues that the problem of evil proves that either no god exists, or at least that the god of Orthodox Judaism, ...
Notes on Swinburne’s “Why God Allows Evil” 1. The kinds of goods a theistic god would provide: deeper goods than just “thrills of pleasure ...
"...[O]ne can have a system of beliefs that is similar to those which Plantinga describes, involving massive misconceptions which are p...