William Paley

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Christian apologist, natural theologian, utilitarian

Why Is William Paley Influential?

According to Wikipedia, William Paley was an English clergyman, Christian apologist, philosopher, and utilitarian. He is best known for his natural theology exposition of the teleological argument for the existence of God in his work Natural Theology or Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity, which made use of the watchmaker analogy.

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What Are William Paley's Academic Contributions?

William Paley is most known for their academic work in the field of religious studies. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of philosophy and literature.

William Paley has made the following academic contributions:

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