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Spectres of False Divinity: Hume's Moral Atheism

Thomas Holden

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579945
eISBN:
9780191722776
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579945.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This book presents an historical and critical interpretation of Hume's rejection of the existence of a deity with moral attributes. It argues that in Hume's view no first cause or designer ... More


Hume's Moral Atheism

Thomas Holden

in Spectres of False Divinity: Hume's Moral Atheism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579945
eISBN:
9780191722776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579945.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter defines and introduces the conceptual category of ‘moral atheism’ — i.e. the denial of the existence of a deity with moral attributes — and distinguishes between two main versions of the ... More


The Argument from Sentimentalism 2: Religious Passions and the Deity's Moral Status

Thomas Holden

in Spectres of False Divinity: Hume's Moral Atheism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579945
eISBN:
9780191722776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579945.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This is the second of two chapters examining Hume's argument from sentimentalism to moral atheism. According to the argument, human passions, including our feelings of moral approval and disapproval, ... More


Character across Early Emerging Adulthood: Character Traits, Character Strivings, and Moral Self-Attributes

Erik E. Noftle

in Character: New Directions from Philosophy, Psychology, and Theology

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780190204600
eISBN:
9780190204624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190204600.003.0023
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

Chapter 22 reports on a longitudinal study of early emerging adults, aged 18 to 21, that investigated three aspects of character: character traits (Big Five facets), character strivings (based on ... More


Theological Systems and Their Derivations

Jonathan L. Kvanvig

in Depicting Deity: A Metatheological Approach

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192896452
eISBN:
9780191918896
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192896452.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

Our first task in this chapter is to assess what we have learned to this point, tabulating what we have learned from our discussions in the two previous sections. Our second task is to note the ... More


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