Consciousness and the Existence of God: A Theistic Argument (Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion)

Consciousness and the Existence of God: A Theistic Argument (Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion)


In Consciousness and the lifestyles of God, J.P. Moreland argues that the lifestyles of finite, irreducible realization (or its ordinary, law-like correlation with actual states) presents facts for the lifestyles of God. additionally, he analyzes and criticizes the head consultant of rival techniques to explaining the foundation of awareness, together with John Searle’s contingent correlation, Timothy O’Connor’s emergent necessitation, Colin McGinn’s mysterian ‘‘naturalism,’’ David Skrbina’s panpsychism and Philip Clayton’s pluralistic emergentist monism. Moreland concludes that those methods may be rejected in desire of what he calls ‘‘the Argument from Consciousness.’’

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