William James’ arguments in the essay ‘will to believe’; Review and evaluation

Mehdi Akhavan; Seyyed Amin Moosavizadeh

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 1-14

  William Clifford in the essay ‘The Ethics of Belief’, claimed that to believe on the basis of insufficient evidences is wrong, anywhere, anytime and for everyone. In the article ‘will to believe’, William James, replying this claim, argued that religious belief is a genuine decision ...  Read More