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Dawkins" God

Genes, Memes, and the Meaning of Life

by Alister McGrath

  • 234 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evolution,
  • Philosophy of religion,
  • Scientology,
  • General,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Philosophy,
  • RELIGION AND SCIENCE,
  • Religion / Religion & Science,
  • Dawkins, Richard,,
  • 1941-,
  • Apologetics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8405607M
    ISBN 101405125381
    ISBN 109781405125383

    "The God Delusion is smart, compassionate, and this book doesn't change the world, we're all screwed." (Penn & Teller) "The world needs passionate d Dawkins so stands out through the cutting intelligence of The God Delusion." (James D. Watson, co-discoverer of DNA, author of The Double Helix).   In his book, The God Delusion, Dawkins attempts to show the irrationality of a belief in God by attacking the idea of such a being on all fronts. He makes his case by providing critical examinations of the role of religion in history, in debunking traditional arguments for God’s existence, and through the power of Darwinian natural selection.

      "The God Delusion is smart, compassionate, and true If this book doesn't change the world, we're all screwed." --Penn & Teller “This is exceptional reading." Kirkus Reviews, Starred "The world needs passionate rationalists Richard Dawkins so stands out through the cutting intelligence of The God Delusion."4/4().   Paleontologist Neil Shuber writes of Richard Dawkins’s recent book Outgrowing God: With wit, logic, and his characteristic flair for expressing complex ideas with uncanny clarity, Richard Dawkins separates myth from reality in Outgrowing God. His book is more than a beginners’ guide to atheism: it is a primer that liberates us to see and.

      Dawkins (The God Delusion) purports to guide his readers through letting go of belief in God in this underwhelming repackaging of ideas from his previous works. For the first half of the book, Dawkins argues that the Bible is a faulty foundation for belief that lacks any basis in historical reality and advances a cruel, inconsistent set of : Random House Publishing Group. Having read The God Delusion, I find the strongest objection is his language towards religion. Dawkins, when he cites a religious figure, cites only the worst ones. He never says, but does imply, that all religious persons are either as bad as th.


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THE GOD DELUSION BY RICHARD DAWKINS: Dawkins latest book is as brutal and honest as its title. For those who aren’t looking to have their faith and beliefs gravely challenged, you may want to skip this book.

Though Dawkins is looking for everyone to read this book with an open mind, whether you’re devoutly religious, agnostic or atheist/5(K). The God Delusion - Wikipedia. Free download or read online The God Delusion pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Richard Dawkins.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.

The main characters of this non fiction, religion story are Aaron, Achilles (Greek hero)/5. Buy a cheap copy of The God Delusion book by Richard Dawkins.

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 Free shipping over $/5(9).

One of them, The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins, is arguably the most popular of the bunch, and its author is arguably the most well-known atheist there is today. As the title suggests, the premise of the book is to explain how the idea of God is one grand delusion that has infected humankind, and the cure is atheism.

The nub of Dawkins’s consciousness-raising message is that to be an atheist is a “brave and splendid” aspiration. Belief in God is not only a. Richard Dawkins makes some great point and The God Delusion is definitely a book to read. My opinion is that, in the end, Dawkins didn’t really “prove” there is no God.

He makes a compelling case against “human manifestations of religion” and the church, but that’s rather easy to be honest. God Is Not Great - Christopher Hitchens - Audio Book - P1 - Duration: Atheism, Scepticism, Rambles, Doubt, Secularism, and Archive - RobertXLester moved to RobertWLesterviews.

Praise “With wit, logic, and his characteristic flair for expressing complex ideas with uncanny clarity, Richard Dawkins separates myth from reality in Outgrowing God. His book is more than a beginners’ guide to atheism: it is a primer that liberates us to see and explore the beauty of the Universe free of fables and fantasies.”—Neil Shubin, paleontologist and author of Your Inner Fish.

Richard Dawkins is one of the world's most famous atheists. An evolutionary biology at Oxford and best-selling author of The God Delusion - his new book 'Outgrowing God - A Beginner's Guide' aims. Though much of Dawkins’s oeuvre generated debate for asserting the supremacy of science over religion in explaining the world, nothing matched the response to the polemical The God Delusion ().

The book relentlessly points out the logical fallacies in religious belief and ultimately concludes that the laws of probability preclude the existence of an omnipotent. Book Summary. 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. The God Delusion PDF by Richard Dawkins--Download The God Delusion PDF by Richard Dawkins published on 18th October Read the soft copy of this book anytime, anywhere and download it for free.

About the Author. 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.

Discussion by: Piecer I don’t know if there was a same discussion topic in the old RD Forum, but I think I need a book suggestion from you members that can help us understand the basics of atheism and learn modern atheism philosophy.

We know there is a huge collection of articles, e-books, websites on the Internet, but I’m asking for the books only. Question: "Is Richard Dawkins’ caricature of the God of the Old Testament accurate?" Answer: In his book The God Delusion, and in countless speeches, Richard Dawkins has said, “The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all fiction: jealous and proud of it; a petty, unjust, unforgiving control-freak; a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser; a.

I'll start by being an asshole and saying the opinion of most biologists: The Selfish Gene is a piece of shit. It takes a tiny and uncommon phenomenon (the existence of selfish genetic elements) and blows it way out of proportion. The type of view. Outgrowing God: A Beginner’s Guide to Atheism by Richard Dawkins is published by Bantam (RRP £).

To order copies go to or call To order copies go to. Looking for books by Richard Dawkins. See all books authored by Richard Dawkins, including The God Delusion, and The Selfish Gene, and more on   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. 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).This God is a pernicious delusion.

The existence of God is a scientific hypothesis: The religious claim of an interventionist God who answers prayers leads to a very different world from one without such a God. If God communicated with humans, that fact would not lie outside science.

Even if we believe in a non-interventionist God, to claim anFile Size: 59KB.A fully updated new edition of a critically acclaimed examination of the theories and writings of Richard Dawkins by a world-renowned expert on the relation of science and religion Includes in-depth analysis of Dawkins’ landmark treatise The God Delusion (), as well as coverage of his later popular works The Magic of Reality () and.