LINK: Ted Poston on the Problem of Social Evil

According to Ted Poston, the problem of evil includes more than just the familiar categories of moral evil and natural evil. It also includes social evil, which he defines as any pain or suffering brought about by game-theoretic interactions of many individuals. Social evils cannot be reduced to natural or moral evil. Moreover, traditional defenses for natural and moral evil fail against the problem of social evil.

LINK

"Massimiliano Vignolo writes that he accepts epistemological naturalism, which "implies rejection of the view that ..."

Taking Atheism Ignorantly
"Sorry to say, but this is going to be a waste of time. If we ..."

Act now to protect Net Neutrality
"I just came across these remarks by a Calvinist presuppositionalist, James N. Anderson, about Jeffrey ..."

Taking Atheism Ignorantly
"Fesers book "Scholastic Metaphysics" was written for people in the analytical tradition. Perhaps you can ..."

Feser’s Case for God – Part ..."

Browse Our Archives

Follow Us!


What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment