Design Argument

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  • The Design Argument
    • Apparent Design+ Intelligent Designer.
      • Argument from Analogy.
        • The Design Argument
          • Apparent Design+ Intelligent Designer.
            • Argument from Analogy.
              • David Hume Analogy
                • Critique 1, link fallible.
                  • Critique 2 Inferring Causes dubious
                    • Critique 3-Alternative explanations
                      • Critique 4 extra step to infer God
                        • Scale of design reflects power of designer
                        • Quality of design reflects ability of designer.
                  • Property of intricacy in both watch&natural world
                    • Not same as Hume's argument. Not arguing watch like natural things.
                      • David Hume Analogy
                        • Critique 1, link fallible.
                          • Critique 2 Inferring Causes dubious
                            • Critique 3-Alternative explanations
                              • Critique 4 extra step to infer God
                                • Scale of design reflects power of designer
                                • Quality of design reflects ability of designer.
                          • Property of intricacy in both watch&natural world
                            • Not same as Hume's argument. Not arguing watch like natural things.
                              • Relies on idea that intricacy cannot be produced by nature.
                                • But natural intricacy is the kind of thing produced by nature
                      • Relies on idea that intricacy cannot be produced by nature.
                        • But natural intricacy is the kind of thing produced by nature
              • Paley's Watch
              • Charles Darwin
                • Natural Selection
                  • Design result of fine-tuning not intelligent designer.
                    • Paley's Watch
                • Richard Swinburne
                  • Evolution consistant with Intelligent designer.
                    • Fine Tuning suggest purpose-Natural Law
                      • Science cannot explain natural laws
                        • Best explantion God
                          • Cosmological
                          • May show intelligent designer, can't prove this is God.
                            • Still proves intelligent design.
            • Charles Darwin
              • Natural Selection
                • Design result of fine-tuning not intelligent designer.
              • Richard Swinburne
                • Evolution consistant with Intelligent designer.
                  • Fine Tuning suggest purpose-Natural Law
                    • Science cannot explain natural laws
                      • Best explantion God
                        • Cosmological
                        • May show intelligent designer, can't prove this is God.
                          • Still proves intelligent design.

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