By Elmar J. Kremer

Miller's metaphysics, together with his method of God, is extensive, deep, and unique, with the aptitude to make a fruitful contribution to modern philosophy. but it has now not acquired the serious consciousness it merits.

Miller's paintings merits severe cognizance due to its thorough and unique protection of 3 hugely debatable positions: that lifestyles is a true estate of concrete contributors; that it's attainable to turn out, with out assuming any precept of enough cause, that there's an uncaused explanation for the universe; and that the uncaused reason is the easy God of classical theism. Miller's place on lifestyles is a vital replacement in present analytical philosophy to what Miller calls the "Frege-Russell-Quine" concept, and the neo-Meinongian positions of Terence Parsons and Ed Zalta. Miller's argument for an uncaused reason for the universe has been defined essentially the most bold theistic arguments produced by means of a well-respected, modern, analytic thinker. Analysis of current: Barry Miller's method of God is the 1st transparent, systematic interpretation of Miller's theistic philosophy.

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