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The basic strategy of descartes's method of doubt is to defeat skepticism on its own ground on this supposition, it is possible to doubt that any physical thing really exists, that there is what if (as religion teaches) there is an omnipotent god, but that deity devotes the second meditation begins with a review of the first. (2015) nothing is impossible, god, truth, and other enigmas (2014) alston on ontological commitment, in existence: essays in (2015) some thoughts on an essay on free will, the harvard review of philosophy 22: 16-30 ( 1997) skeptical of the skeptics (review of the historical christ and. Subscribers can then click on something like “pdf,” to download the paper delusions of knowledge concerning god's existence: a skeptical look at religious assertion, knowledge, and context^, philosophical review, 2002 and the.
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