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By Russell Blackford, Udo Schuklenk

ISBN-10: 1118607988

ISBN-13: 9781118607985

Tackling a number of myths and prejudices normally leveled at atheism, this pleasing quantity bursts with gleaming, eloquent arguments on each web page. The authors rebut claims that diversity from atheism being simply one other faith to the alleged atrocities devoted in its name.

-An available but scholarly remark on hot-button matters within the debate over non secular belief
-Teaches serious pondering talents via particular, rational argument
-Objectively considers every one fantasy on its merits
-Includes a historical past of atheism and its advocates, an appendix detailing atheist companies, and an in depth bibliography
-Explains the diversities among atheism and similar suggestions reminiscent of agnosticism and naturalism

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2005) Radical Islam’s Rules: The Worldwide Spread of Extreme Shari’a Law, foreword by R. James Woolsey. Lanham, Maryland, USA: Rowman and Littlefield. ˇ ´ Muhamed (1992) Jevrejsko Spanjolska Nezirovic, Knjizevnost. Sarajevo: Svjetlost. ˇ Ochs, M. Z. (2005) “Coward’s way out on Sharia”, National Post, Canada. September 17. Palavestra, Vlajko (2000) Legends of Old Sarajevo. Zemun, Serbia: Most Art. ” The New York Sun, March 15. org/article/2468. Prstojevic, Miroslav (1991) Zaboravljeno Sarajevo.

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