Molinism is the doctrine, named after its principal inventor, Luis de Molina, that God has middle knowledge, that is, pre-volitional knowledge of what free agents would do if they were placed in certain circumstances.
   Further reading: Dekker 2000; Flint 1998; Hasker, Basinger and Dekker 2000; Plantinga 1974b.

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