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Anselm's Other Argument

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$55.50 • £44.95 • €50.00

ISBN 9780674725041

Publication Date: 03/10/2014


256 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

4 diagrams


  • Preface
  • Abbreviations of Anselm’s Works
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Modal Ontological Argument
  • 2. Anselm’s Understanding of Conceivability
  • 3. Anselm’s Understanding of Possibility
  • 4. The Proslogion III Argument
  • 5. Arguments in the Reply to Gaunilo
  • 6. Anselm’s Other Argument
  • 7. An Assessment of the Argument
  • Appendices
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index

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