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Philosophy of Religion

This series of eight lectures delivered by Dr T. J. Mawson at the University of Oxford in Hilary Term 2011, introduces the main philosophical arguments pertaining to the Western monotheistic religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Each lecture has an associated hand-out (two for the first lecture).

# Episode Title Description People Date Media Files
1 Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ Overview of the Philosophy of Religion Lecture Series (Handout) Introductory document for the Philosophy of Religion lecture series. TJ Mawson 02 May 2012
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2 Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ 1. The Essential Properties of God First lecture in the Philosophy of Religion Lecture series. TJ Mawson 02 May 2012
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3 Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ 2. The Essential Properties of God (continued) Second lecture in the Philosophy of Religion lecture series. TJ Mawson 02 May 2012
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4 Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ 3. The Accidental Properties of God Third lecture in the Philosophy of Religion lecture series. TJ Mawson 02 May 2012
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5 Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ 4. Arguments for the Existence of God - The Ontological and Cosmological Arguments Fourth lecture in the Philosophy of Religion lecture series. TJ Mawson 02 May 2012
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6 Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ 5. Arguments for the Existence of God -The Design Argument Fifth lecture in the Philosophy of Religion lecture series. TJ Mawson 02 May 2012
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7 Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ 6. Arguments for the Existence of God - Religious Experience and Miracles Sixth lecture in the Philosophy of Religion lecture series. TJ Mawson 02 May 2012
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8 Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ 7. Arguments against the Existence of God - The Problem of Evil Seventh lecture in the Philosophy of Religion lecture series. TJ Mawson 02 May 2012
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9 Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ 8. Faith and Pascal's Wager Eighth and final lecture in the Philosophy of Religion lecture series. TJ Mawson 02 May 2012
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