50 great myths about atheism

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50 great myths about atheism

50 Great Myths about Atheism by Russell Blackford

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.

• An accessible yet scholarly commentary on hot-button issues in the debate over religious belief
• Teaches critical thinking skills through detailed, rational argument. Objectively considers each myth on its merits
• Includes a history of atheism and its advocates, an appendix detailing atheist organizations, and an extensive bibliography
• Explains the differences between atheism and related concepts such as agnosticism and naturalism
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50 Great Myths About Atheism, by Russell Blackford and Udo Schuklenk

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It is simply organized, as the title indicates, with the authors taking on the 50 Myths one by one. A renowned philosopher, literary critic, author and commentator on a range of topics including legal and political philosophy, philosophy of religion, meta-ethics, and philosophical bioethics, he is a prolific essayist and author whose works include Freedom of Religion and the Secular State Wiley-Blackwell, Dr Blackford is editor-in-chief of the Journal of Evolution and Technology. A renowned bioethicist, he is joint editor-in-chief of the international journals Bioethics and Developing World Bioethics. A prolific author and editor, he has produced 7 books and published more than articles in international journals and anthologies, mostly on public health ethics, research ethics and end-of-life issues. He recently chaired an international expert panel drafting a landmark report on end-of-life care on behalf of the Royal Society of Canada. If you do not receive an email within 10 minutes, your email address may not be registered, and you may need to create a new Wiley Online Library account.

“Overall, Blackford and Schu? klenk's work is a valuable contribution to the debate between believers and non-believers.” (Journal of Contemporary Religion.
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