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 Klaas J. Kraay   
 Professor, Philosophy Department  
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Work in Progress Group
Edited Books:
Does God Matter? Essays on the Axiological Consequences of Theism  (Routledge, 2018.)                                                                           [Introduction]
God and the Multiverse: Scientific, Philosophical, and Theological Perspectives (Routledge)  Hardcover, 2015. Paperback, 2017.    [Introduction]

 (forthcoming) "Elgin's Community-Oriented Steadfastness." Synthese.
 (forthcoming) "Is Motivated Submaximization Good Enough for God?" Religious Studies.
 (forthcoming) "Theism, Pro-Theism, Hasker, and Gratuitous Evil." Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Religion.
 (2018) "One Philosopher's Bug can be Another's Feature: Reply to Almeida's 'Multiverse and Divine Creation'." Religions 9: 55-63.
  (2016) "God and Gratuitous Evil (Part II)." Philosophy Compass 11: 913-922.
  (2016) "God and Gratuitous Evil (Part I)." Philosophy Compass 11: 905-912.
  (2014) "Peter van Inwagen on Gratuitous Evil." Religious Studies 50: 217-234.
  (2014) "Perspectives and Positions in Contemporary Analytic Philosophy of Religion." Toronto Journal of Theology 30: 132-140.
  (2013) "Method and Madness in Contemporary Analytic Philosophy of Religion." Toronto Journal of Theology 29: 245-264.
  (2013) "On Preferring God's Non-Existence." Canadian Journal of Philosophy 43: 157-178. [Co-authored with C. Dragos].
  (2013) "Can God Satisfice?" American Philosophical Quarterly 50: 399-410.
  (2013) "Megill's Multiverse Meta-Argument." International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 73: 235-241.
  (2011) "Theism and Modal Collapse." American Philosophical Quarterly 48: 361-372.
  (2011) "Incommensurability, Incomparability, and God's Choice of a World." International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 69: 91-102.
  (2010) "Theism, Possible Worlds, and the Multiverse." Philosophical Studies 147: 355-368.
  (2008) "Creation, World-Actualization, and God's Choice Among Possible Worlds." Philosophy Compass 3: 854-872.
  (2007) "Divine Unsurpassability." Philosophia 35: 293-300.                                                                                                                           [Reprinted in 2013]
  (2007) "Absence of Evidence and Evidence of Absence." Faith and Philosophy 24: 203-228.
  (2006) "God and the Hypothesis of No Prime Worlds." International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 59: 49-68.
  (2005) "William L. Rowe's A Priori Argument for Atheism." Faith and Philosophy 22: 211-234.
  (2005) "Theistic Replies to the A Priori Argument for Atheism." Philo 8: 22-36.                                                                                       [Reprinted in 2010]
  (2003) "Philo's Argument for Divine Amorality Reconsidered." Hume Studies 29: 283-304.    
  (2002) "Externalism, Memory, and Self-Knowledge." Erkenntnis 56: 297-317.
Book Chapters:
  (2018) "Invitation to the Axiology of Theism." In Kraay, K. [Ed.] Does God Matter? Essays on the Axiological Consequences of Theism, Routledge,  1-36.
  (2012)  "The Theistic Multiverse: Problems and Prospects." In Nagasawa, Y. [Ed.], Scientific Approaches to the Philosophy of Religion,
Palgrave MacMillan, 143-162.
  (2010)  "The Problem of No Best World." In Taliaferro, C., Draper, P., and Quinn, P. [Eds.], A Companion to Philosophy of Religion, 2nd
   ed., Wiley-Blackwell, 481-491.

  (2008)  "Can God Choose a World at Random?" In Wielenberg, E., and Nagasawa, Y. [Eds.], New Waves in Philosophy of Religion, Palgrave
  MacMillan, 22-35.

Annotated Bibliographies:
  (2014) "God and Possible Worlds." Oxford Bibliographies Online [Co-authored with A. Chantler and K. Lougheed].
  (2013) "The Problem of Divine Hiddenness."  Oxford Bibliographies Online.
Article for Non-Specialist Audiences:
  (2015) "Analytic Philosophy and Christian Theism." The Critique, April 5th. 
Work in Progress:

  "Contemporary Analytic Thought: 1950-Present." For the Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Philosophy of Religion.

  "Can God be Free?" For Filozofuj! (This is  a Polish philosophy magazine for high school students.)
  "God and Cantorian Absolute Infinite Value"

Recent Externally-Funded Research Projects:
  (2013-2015)  "Theism: An Axiological Investigation"  [John Templeton Foundation]
  (2005-2008) "Theism, Evil, and Religious Belief"        [SSHRC Standard Research Grant]

Recent Conferences Organized:
multiverse axiology