Essays and Papers

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Does modern cosmology supply the materials that can fill gaps in the traditional arguments for the existence of God? (A critique of Craig’s Kalam Cosmological Argument, amongst other things)


The Argument from Format – How the Cartesian soul cannot be the originator of free will. (How souls and any identifiable entity with a recognisable property must exist within a deterministic framework)


Vegetarians and vegans – a philosophical look into whether they can rightfully adopt a moral high-ground.


The meaning of life


Does Hume show decisively that we have no reason for forming beliefs about the future on the basis of past uniformities or our experience?


God is a consequentialist


“Paul a slave of Jesus Christ” Romans 1:1. Discussing Paul’s attitude towards slavery and freedom – By Sarah Cook, University of Cardiff