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Reformed epistemology and the cognitive science of religion

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Reformed epistemology and cognitive science have remarkably converged on belief in God. Reformed epistemology holds that belief in God is basic— that is, belief in God is a natural, non-inferential belief that is immediately produced by a cognitive faculty. Cognitive science of religion also holds that belief in gods is (often) non-reflectively and instinctively produced—that is, non-inferentially and automatically produced by a cognitive faculty or system. But there are differences. In this ...

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10.5840/faithphil201027216

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Anthropology
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Author
Publisher:
Philosophy Documentation Center for Society of Christian Philosophers
Journal:
Faith and Philosophy More from this journal
Volume:
27
Issue:
2
Pages:
174-189
Publication date:
2010-01-01
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EISSN:
2153-3393
ISSN:
0739-7046
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uuid:8b73039e-6112-4a27-8a7d-c9271d3c95cc
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daisy:76
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76
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2011-08-19

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