For one thing, I’m seriously considering cutting the philosophy chapter (chapter six) and spreading its contents out over other chapters. I’ve already moved the discussion of Plantinga’s free will defense to chapter five. The stuff about philosophy vs. science can be bundled in with the chapters on science. And while I was initially planning on adding this, I don’t think a discussion of the pathologies of philosophy as an academic discipline are really needed in this book.
Originally, the chapters were going to be on philosophy, scientific investigation of the supernatural, and evolution. My thought is to combine the first two of those into a chapter titled something like “Science, part 1: How we know what the world is really like.” But as I sit down to make those revisions, it’s just not feeling right.
Does anyone feel inspired to read all three half-complete chapters, and give suggestions for where to go with this?