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Alvin Plantinga

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Alvin Plantinga in 2004

Alvin Plantinga (born November 15, 1932, Ann Arbor, Michigan[1] ) is an American epistemologist, philosopher of religion and professor at the University of Notre Dame. He is a founding member of the Society of Christian Philosophers.

Plantinga's aim in philosophy is to defend believing in God as rational. His epistemology is one that tries to say that knowledge is only possible if you accept the possibility of some form of intelligent design by God.

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  1. "Gifford Lecture Series - Biography - Alvin Plantinga". Archived from the original on 29 May 2013. Retrieved 17 February 2013.