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  1. Objections to the Kalam Cosmological Argument ? by 63ed9bd in General Philosophy
    Modern formulations of the Kalam cosmological argument , by philosophers like William Craig, seem to me to provide a compelling case for the existence of a personal creator of the universe who was/is a: transcendent, timeless, spaceless, non-physical/immaterial, necessarily-existing ( i.e. non-cond...
  2. Descent and Ascent Of The Alphabet by davidelkins in Philosophy of Language
    Consider the following: zyxwvutsruqponmlkjihgfedcbaabcdefghijklmnopqurstuvwxyz This string of letters descends from 'z' to 'a' and then from 'a' to 'z'. This might be described as a mirror of the alphabet. Words can also be formed in a similar manner, such as drowword for word and yranoitciddiction...
  3. Can Infinite Be Comprised Of Finite Parts In Material World? by borisu in General Philosophy
    I continue my learning of the Chovot HaLevavot (Hebrew: חובות הלבבות‎‎ Duties of the Heart) book. In the first chapter of the book the author deals in general with the of the finity of the world. The second author's tenant, on which he builds his subsequent proofs is (
  4. Indepedence in the nuclear era by MoonWanderer in Philosophy of Politics and Law
    In a world with mass destruction weapons, loaded on intercontinental missiles, the traditional military forces appear to be superficially weak and vulnerable. History shows that superpowers have no limits to use nukes against any "enemy", or just perform "live" tests. Japan was the victim and may n...
  5. Liberal Indoctrination - Google by Amore in Philosophy of Politics and Law
    Try searching things like abortion, homosexuality and gun control using Google. If you are looking for objective data - you won't find it. Study: Google bias in search results; 40% lean left or liberal Indoctrination is the process of teac...