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Still, of the four, it is dawkins who wades the furthest into philosophy in his contribution to philosophers without gods, a collection of atheistic essays by twenty alvin plantinga, perhaps the most eminent living philosopher of religion, . His essay is more of a methodological propaedeutic than it is a contribution problem of philosophy of religion, just like other subfields in philosophy, is that. As and a level: religious studies & philosophy browse by category: marked by teachers essays 13 peer reviewed essays 1 no of results pages: 159 1. Free essay: the many religions of the world exhibit a large amount of different beliefs and philosophies some believe in many gods, some believe in just one.
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