Analysis of Existing: Barry Miller's Approach to God by Elmar J. Kremer

By Elmar J. Kremer

Miller's metaphysics, together with his method of God, is huge, deep, and unique, with the capability to make a fruitful contribution to modern philosophy. but it has no longer obtained the serious cognizance it merits.

Miller's paintings merits severe recognition as a result of its thorough and unique security of 3 hugely arguable positions: that lifestyles is a true estate of concrete contributors; that it's attainable to turn out, with out assuming any precept of enough cause, that there's an uncaused reason behind the universe; and that the uncaused reason is the straightforward God of classical theism. Miller's place on lifestyles is a vital replacement in present analytical philosophy to what Miller calls the "Frege-Russell-Quine" concept, and the neo-Meinongian positions of Terence Parsons and Ed Zalta. Miller's argument for an uncaused reason behind the universe has been defined essentially the most formidable theistic arguments produced by way of a well-respected, modern, analytic thinker. Analysis of latest: Barry Miller's method of God is the 1st transparent, systematic interpretation of Miller's theistic philosophy.

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