About

Jacobus Erasmus is a Christian philosopher, apologist, computer scientist, and programmer. Having completed a post-doctoral research position at North-West University, he is currently a visiting researcher in philosophy at the university. He completed his PhD in philosophy in 2016, with the dissertation topic: Towards a more persuasive kalām cosmological argument: Permitting the actual infinite.

Erasmus' research interests include metaphysics, the philosophy of religion, the kalām cosmological argument, the philosophy of mind, the philosophy of science, and the philosophy of time. Apart from his philosophy degrees, he also hold an Honours BSc in Information Technology.

Publications

Books

The Kalām Cosmological Argument: A Reassessment, Springer, 2018.
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Articles


Popular level articles


Talks & Presentations

Talks


Presentations


Interviews


Blog

11 January 2019
Bradley Bowen and a Lesson on Probability

14 August 2018
Romans 1:16-17

03 August 2018
An introduction to Romans

30 July 2018
C language tutorial: Constants and variables

29 July 2018
C language tutorial: Program structure

28 July 2018
C language tutorial: What is C?

23 July 2018
How to deal with liars?

18 July 2018
What is your purpose?

16 July 2018
What is wrong with the phrase "Oh my God!"?



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