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The Dawkins delusion

atheist fundamentalism and the denial of the divine

by Alister E. McGrath

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Published by InterVarsity Press in Downers Grove, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dawkins, Richard, -- 1941-,
  • Irreligion,
  • Atheism,
  • God,
  • Religion,
  • Apologetics,
  • Faith

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlister E. McGrath and Joanna Collicutt McGrath.
    ContributionsMcGrath, Joanna.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2775.3 .M39 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17855545M
    ISBN 109780830834464
    LC Control Number2007011610
    OCLC/WorldCa104871204

    The God Delusion makes a compelling case that belief in God is not just wrong but potentially deadly. It also offers exhilarating insight into the advantages of atheism to the individual and society, not the least of which is a clearer, truer appreciation of the universe's wonders than any faith could ever muster. A preeminent scientist—and the world's most prominent atheist—asserts the irrationality of belief in God and the grievous harm religion has inflicted on society, from the Crusades to 9/ With rigor and wit, Dawkins examines God in all his forms, from the sex-obsessed tyrant of the Old Testament to the more benign (but still illogical) Celestial Watchmaker favored by some Enlightenment /5(K).

      The God Delusion - Ebook written by Richard Dawkins. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The God Delusion/5(K). "The author believes the concept of a transcendent entity as the source of morality and ultimate justice, is an essential foundation of rational human life and functioning. Without a transcendent authority or standard, the numerous pursuits and.

    My book list, so far, hopefully reflects this: 1. Maybe start with Evolution -“Why Evoution is True”. by Jerry Coyne. to general religion/ background. “Man Made God” by Barbara G. Walker. with masterful”God is not Great”.By Christopher Hitchens. 4. Now,of course. ” .   Richard Dawkins: By the Book. Sept. 12, The author of “The God Delusion” and “An Appetite for Wonder” doesn’t care for “Pride and Prejudice”: “I can’t get excited about who.


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World-renowned scientist Richard Dawkins writes in The God Delusion: “If this book works as I intend, religious readers who open it will be atheists when they put it down.” The volume has received wide coverage, fueled much passionate debate, and spread confusion and distrust.

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