Course Summary

The Ontological Argument

Student Resources

Deductive Arguments
Deductive Arguments
11:05
Introduction to the Ontological Argument
Introduction to the Ontological Argument
6:54
Introduction to the Ontological Argument
Anselm of Canterbury's First Argument
Anselm of Canterbury's First Argument
8:46
Anselm of Canterbury's Second Argument
Anselm of Canterbury's Second Argument
7:11
Rene Descartes's Argument
René Descartes's Argument
6:36
Norman Malcolm's Argument
Norman Malcolm's Argument
6:36
Alvin Platinga's and Peter van Inwagen's Arguments
Alvin Plantinga's and Peter van Inwagen's Arguments
11:27
Presentations of the Ontological Argument
Strengths and Weaknesses of the Ontological Argument
Strengths and Weaknesses of the Ontological Argument
4:05
Gaunilo of Marmoutiers's Criticisms
Gaunilo of Marmoutiers's Criticisms
7:32
Immanuel Kant's Criticisms (2)
Immanuel Kant's Criticisms
9:04
Bertrand Russell's Criticisms (2)
Bertrand Russell's Criticisms
6:01
Criticisms of the Ontological Argument

Teacher Resources

TOA Prezi
The Ontological Argument Presentation