Thursday, September 09, 2004

Philosophy Resources


(An aside: Go here for quick theology links.)

Resources for learning about the way things actually are (note: this list is very brief and certainly not exhaustive):



Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Christian philosophy links

Books to read:
Philosophical Foundations for a Christian Worldview
, by J.P. Moreland and William Lane Craig
Introduction to Philosophy, by Norman L. Geisler and Paul D. Feinberg
Total Truth, by Nancy R. Pearcey
Relativism: Feet Firmly Planted in Mid-Air
, by Francis J. Beckwith and Gregory Koukl


Defending a biblical worldview and the specific claims of Christianity...

Apologetics links from STR
Apologetics Index
Apologetics Resource Center

Stand to Reason
Reasons to Believe

Ravi Zacharias International Ministries

Christian Answers Network

Books to read:
Baker Encyclopedia of Christian Apologetics, by Norman L. Geisler
Handbook of Christian Apologetics, by Peter Kreeft and Ronald K. Tacelli
To Everyone an Answer: A Case for the Christian Worldview, edited by Beckwith, Craig, and Moreland
Evidence That Demands a Verdict, by Josh McDowell
I Don't Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist, by Norman L. Geisler and Frank Turek
The Case for Christ and The Case for Faith by Lee Strobel

Darwinism/Intelligent Design:

"The philosophy that fueled German militarism and Hitlerism is taught as fact in every American public school, with no disagreement allowed."
- Phillip Johnson

The Discovery Institute
Access Research Network
Essential Readings

Books to read:
Doubts About Darwin: A History of Intelligent Design, by Thomas Woodward
From Darwin to Hitler, by Richard Weikart
Evolution: A Theory In Crisis, by Michael Denton
Darwin on Trial, The Wedge of Truth, and more by Phillip E. Johnson
The Design Inference: Eliminating Chance Through Small Probabilities, No Free Lunch, and more by William A. Dembski
Darwin's Black Box: The Biochemical Challenge to Evolution, by Michael J. Behe
Icons of Evolution, by Jonathan Wells
The Case for a Creator: A Journalist Investigates Scientific Evidence That Points Toward God, by Lee Strobel

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