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Alternative concepts of God: essays on the metaphysics of the Divine

Alternative concepts of God: essays on the metaphysics of the Divine

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New book by Professor Yujin Nagasawa and Andrei Buckareff.
Date:
05/02/2016
Is there a clear line between madness and sanity?

Is there a clear line between madness and sanity?

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Lisa Bortolotti and Richard Bentall discuss in a podcast for Philosofa.
Date:
20/01/2016
God Over All

God Over All

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William Lane Craig's five Edward Cadbury Lectures on divine aseity and a public lecture on the Kalam cosmological Argument for the existence of God are now available.
Date:
18/01/2016
PERFECT February talks

PERFECT February talks

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Project PERFECT will be giving a series of talks in February 2016.
Date:
14/01/2016
PERFECT January talks

PERFECT January talks

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Project PERFECT will be giving a series of talks in January 2016.
Date:
04/01/2016
Are Delusions Bad for You?

Are Delusions Bad for You?

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Lisa Bortolotti's article on The Forum makes the final round of the 3 Quarks Daily Philosophy Prize 2015.
Date:
18/12/2015
When is optimism good for you?

When is optimism good for you?

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Lisa Bortolotti to present a paper at the Centre for Cognitive Science Research Seminar.
Date:
20/11/2015
"Them and Us" no longer: mental health concerns us all

"Them and Us" no longer: mental health concerns us all

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Lisa Bortolotti presents the latest Birmingham Brief. She talks about the new all-party campaign for equality for mental health, and about how project PERFECT hopes to contribute to challenging the stigma associated with mental illness.
Date:
10/11/2015
Professor Lisa Bortolotti features in Birmingham Heroes campaign

Professor Lisa Bortolotti features in Birmingham Heroes campaign

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Project PERFECT led by Professor Lisa Bortolotti is being featured in the new Birmingham Heroes campaign launched in November 2015, aimed at highlighting research that matters across campus.
Date:
02/11/2015
Are delusions bad for you?

Are delusions bad for you?

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Lisa Bortolotti argues that there is more to judging delusions than whether they accurately reflect the world.
Date:
27/10/2015
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