Get the New Arlington Public Library App for Apple/Android 

Consciousness and the existence of God: a theistic argument

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Routledge,
Pub. Date:
2008.
Language:
English
Description

In Consciousness and the Existence of God, J.P. Moreland argues that the existence of finite, irreducible consciousness (or its regular, law-like correlation with physical states) provides evidence for the existence of God. Moreover, he analyzes and criticizes the top representative of rival approaches to explaining the origin of consciousness, including 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 these approaches should be rejected in favor of what he calls ‘‘the Argument from Consciousness.''

More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9780203929339
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 5a21baf5-2089-8b8c-ef8c-bf05cce3f0bc
full_title consciousness and the existence of god a theistic argument
author moreland james porter
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2016-12-14 05:06:40AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1566006941036052480
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Moreland, James Porter, 1948-
author-letter Moreland, James Porter,
author2 NetLibrary, Inc.
author2-role NetLibrary, Inc.
author_additional By J.P. Moreland.
author_display Moreland, James Porter
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Available Online, Entire Collection
callnumber-a B808.9
callnumber-first B - Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
callnumber-subject B - Philosophy
days_since_added 3040
detailed_location_arlington EBSCOhost
display_description
econtent_protection_type_arlington external
econtent_source_arlington EBSCOhost
format_arlington eBook
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington eBook
grouping_category book
id 5a21baf5-2089-8b8c-ef8c-bf05cce3f0bc
isbn 9780203929339
item_details external_econtent:ils:.b1295777x||EBSCOhost|Online|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|EBSCOhost||http://www.netlibrary.com.library.access.arlingtonva.us/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=222330||Available Online||q||
itype_arlington eCollection
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_code
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
local_callnumber_arlington Online
local_callnumber_exact_arlington Online
local_callnumber_left_arlington Online
local_days_since_added_arlington 3040
num_holdings 0
oclc (OCoLC)229867243
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library Online, Aurora Hills Online, Central Online, Cherrydale Online, Columbia Pike Online, Connection Crystal City Online, Detention Center Online, Glencarlyn Online, Local History Online, Plaza Online, Shirlington Online, Westover Online
physical 242 p.
popularity 0
primary_isbn 9780203929339
publishDate 2008
publishDateSort 2008
publisher Routledge,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details external_econtent:ils:.b1295777x|eBook|eBook||English|Routledge,|2008.|242 p.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington external_econtent:ils:.b1295777x||Available Online|Available Online|false|true|false|false|false|true|||
series2 Routledge studies in the philosophy of religion.
table_of_contents The epistemic backdrop for locating consciousness in a naturalist ontology -- The argument from consciousness -- John Searle and contingent correlation -- Timothy O'Connor and emergent necessitation -- Colin McGinn and mysterian ?naturalism? -- David Skrbina and panpsychism -- Philip Clayton and pluralistic emergentist monism -- Science and strong physicalism -- AC, dualism and the fear of god.
target_audience Other
target_audience_full Other
title Consciousness and the existence of God: a theistic argument
title_display Consciousness and the existence of God: a theistic argument
title_full Consciousness and the existence of God: a theistic argument [electronic resource] / By J.P. Moreland
title_short Consciousness and the existence of God: a theistic argument
title_sort consciousness and the existence of god a theistic argument