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50 great myths about atheism, Russell Blackford, Udo Sch赫lenk

Label
50 great myths about atheism
Title
50 great myths about atheism
Statement of responsibility
Russell Blackford, Udo Sch赫lenk
Title variation
Fifty great myths about atheism
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tackling a host of myths and prejudices commonly leveled at atheism, this captivating volume bursts with sparkling, eloquent arguments on every page. The authors rebut claims that range from atheism being just another religion to the alleged atrocities committed in its name
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1954-
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Blackford, Russell
Dewey number
211.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Schuklenk, Udo
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  • Atheism
  • Atheism
Target audience
adult
Label
50 great myths about atheism, Russell Blackford, Udo Sch赫lenk
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Includes comics from Jesus & Mo" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: What is Atheism? -- Why Bother About Myths? -- Drawing the Lines -- Do These Myths Actually Exist? -- How Did We Decide What Myths are Worth Investigating? -- Are We Picking Easy Targets? -- Have We Defeated Theism? -- 1.What is Atheism? -- Myth 1 Atheism is Just Another Type of Religion -- Myth 2 But the Courts Recognize Atheism as a Religion -- Myth 3 Atheists Believe in God but are in Denial -- Myth 4 Atheists are Certain There is No God -- Myth 5 Atheists Hate or are Angry with God -- Myth 6 Atheism is a Rebellion Against God's Authority -- Myth 7 Atheists See No Good in Religion -- Myth 8 No Atheist Believes in Anything Supernatural -- Myth 9 It Makes No Sense for an Atheist to Practice Any Kind of Religion -- Myth 10 Atheists Worship False Gods (Satan, Money, Materialism, etc.) -- 2.Atheist Living -- Myth 11 Atheism Robs Life of Meaning and Purpose -- Myth 12 Atheism is Depressing -- Myth 13 Atheists Have No Sense of Humor --
  • Contents note continued: Myth 14 Atheists Don't Appreciate Some of the Greatest Works of Art -- Myth 15 There is no Christmas in Atheist Families -- Myth 16 Atheists Don't Appreciate the Beauty and Perfection of God's Creation -- Myth 17 Atheists Fear Death (More than Others) -- Myth 18 Atheists Turn to God When Death is Near -- Myth 19 There are no Atheists in Foxholes -- 3.Atheism, Ethics, and the Soul -- Myth 20 Without God There is No Morality -- Myth 21 Atheists are Moral Relativists -- Myth 22 Atheists Don't Give to Charity -- Myth 23 Atheists Deny the Sanctity of Human Life -- Myth 24 If There is No God We are Soulless Creatures -- 4.Name Calling -- Myth 25 Atheists are all Communists, Left-Wing, Liberal... -- Myth 26 Atheists Can't be Trusted -- Myth 27 Many Atrocities Have Been Committed in the Name of Atheism -- Myth 28 Adolf Hitler was an Atheist -- Myth 29 Atheists Give a Free Pass to Non-Christian Religions -- 5.Horrible, Strident Atheists --
  • Contents note continued: Myth 30 Atheists are Arrogant -- Myth 31 Atheists are Intolerant -- Myth 32 Atheists Want to Ban Teaching Religion to Children -- Myth 33 Atheists Want to Strip People of their Beliefs -- Myth 34 Atheists Want to Ban Religion from the Public Square -- Myth 35 Atheists Don't Understand Moderate Religion -- Myth 36 We Should Fear a "Fundamentalist" or "Militant" Atheism -- Myth 37 Atheists are to Blame for Religious Fundamentalism -- 6.Faith and Reason -- Myth 38 Atheists Don't Understand the Nature of Faith -- Myth 39 Atheism Depends on Faith, Just the Same as Religion -- Myth 40 Atheism is Self-refuting, as Rational Argument Presumes the Existence of God -- 7.Religion and Science -- Myth 41 There is No Conflict Between Religion and Science -- Myth 42 Atheists Confuse Two Forms of Naturalism -- Myth 43 Atheism Implies Scientism -- Myth 44 Evolutionary Theory is a Form of Atheistic Religion -- Myth 45 Albert Einstein Professed a Belief in God --
  • Contents note continued: Myth 46 Atheists Can't Explain Miracles -- Myth 47 Atheists Can't Explain the Resurrection -- 8.No Future for Atheism? -- Myth 48 Atheism is a Bad Bet (Pascal's Wager) -- Myth 49 Atheism is Only for an Educated Elite -- Myth 50 Atheism is Doomed in a Postsecular Age -- 9.The Rise of Modern Atheism -- A Very Short History of Atheism -- Beginning Atheism -- How Did We Become Secular? -- Classic Theistic Arguments -- Religion and Science -- Conflicting or Compatible?
Control code
000050854360
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 274 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780470674055
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
50 great myths about atheism, Russell Blackford, Udo Sch赫lenk
Publication
Note
"Includes comics from Jesus & Mo" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: What is Atheism? -- Why Bother About Myths? -- Drawing the Lines -- Do These Myths Actually Exist? -- How Did We Decide What Myths are Worth Investigating? -- Are We Picking Easy Targets? -- Have We Defeated Theism? -- 1.What is Atheism? -- Myth 1 Atheism is Just Another Type of Religion -- Myth 2 But the Courts Recognize Atheism as a Religion -- Myth 3 Atheists Believe in God but are in Denial -- Myth 4 Atheists are Certain There is No God -- Myth 5 Atheists Hate or are Angry with God -- Myth 6 Atheism is a Rebellion Against God's Authority -- Myth 7 Atheists See No Good in Religion -- Myth 8 No Atheist Believes in Anything Supernatural -- Myth 9 It Makes No Sense for an Atheist to Practice Any Kind of Religion -- Myth 10 Atheists Worship False Gods (Satan, Money, Materialism, etc.) -- 2.Atheist Living -- Myth 11 Atheism Robs Life of Meaning and Purpose -- Myth 12 Atheism is Depressing -- Myth 13 Atheists Have No Sense of Humor --
  • Contents note continued: Myth 14 Atheists Don't Appreciate Some of the Greatest Works of Art -- Myth 15 There is no Christmas in Atheist Families -- Myth 16 Atheists Don't Appreciate the Beauty and Perfection of God's Creation -- Myth 17 Atheists Fear Death (More than Others) -- Myth 18 Atheists Turn to God When Death is Near -- Myth 19 There are no Atheists in Foxholes -- 3.Atheism, Ethics, and the Soul -- Myth 20 Without God There is No Morality -- Myth 21 Atheists are Moral Relativists -- Myth 22 Atheists Don't Give to Charity -- Myth 23 Atheists Deny the Sanctity of Human Life -- Myth 24 If There is No God We are Soulless Creatures -- 4.Name Calling -- Myth 25 Atheists are all Communists, Left-Wing, Liberal... -- Myth 26 Atheists Can't be Trusted -- Myth 27 Many Atrocities Have Been Committed in the Name of Atheism -- Myth 28 Adolf Hitler was an Atheist -- Myth 29 Atheists Give a Free Pass to Non-Christian Religions -- 5.Horrible, Strident Atheists --
  • Contents note continued: Myth 30 Atheists are Arrogant -- Myth 31 Atheists are Intolerant -- Myth 32 Atheists Want to Ban Teaching Religion to Children -- Myth 33 Atheists Want to Strip People of their Beliefs -- Myth 34 Atheists Want to Ban Religion from the Public Square -- Myth 35 Atheists Don't Understand Moderate Religion -- Myth 36 We Should Fear a "Fundamentalist" or "Militant" Atheism -- Myth 37 Atheists are to Blame for Religious Fundamentalism -- 6.Faith and Reason -- Myth 38 Atheists Don't Understand the Nature of Faith -- Myth 39 Atheism Depends on Faith, Just the Same as Religion -- Myth 40 Atheism is Self-refuting, as Rational Argument Presumes the Existence of God -- 7.Religion and Science -- Myth 41 There is No Conflict Between Religion and Science -- Myth 42 Atheists Confuse Two Forms of Naturalism -- Myth 43 Atheism Implies Scientism -- Myth 44 Evolutionary Theory is a Form of Atheistic Religion -- Myth 45 Albert Einstein Professed a Belief in God --
  • Contents note continued: Myth 46 Atheists Can't Explain Miracles -- Myth 47 Atheists Can't Explain the Resurrection -- 8.No Future for Atheism? -- Myth 48 Atheism is a Bad Bet (Pascal's Wager) -- Myth 49 Atheism is Only for an Educated Elite -- Myth 50 Atheism is Doomed in a Postsecular Age -- 9.The Rise of Modern Atheism -- A Very Short History of Atheism -- Beginning Atheism -- How Did We Become Secular? -- Classic Theistic Arguments -- Religion and Science -- Conflicting or Compatible?
Control code
000050854360
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 274 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780470674055
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations

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