The God delusion / (Record no. 10)

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DATE AND TIME OF LATEST TRANSACTION
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LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CONTROL NUMBER
LC control number 2008270822
INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 9780618918249 (pbk.)
INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 0618918248 (pbk.)
CATALOGING SOURCE
Original cataloging agency DLC
Transcribing agency DLC
Modifying agency DLC
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CALL NUMBER
Classification number BL2775.3
Item number .D39 2008
MAIN ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Dawkins, Richard,
Dates associated with a name 1941-
TITLE STATEMENT
Title The God delusion /
Statement of responsibility, etc Richard Dawkins.
EDITION STATEMENT
Edition statement 1st Mariner Books ed.
PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication, distribution, etc Boston :
Name of publisher, distributor, etc Houghton Mifflin Co.,
Date of publication, distribution, etc 2008.
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Extent 463 p. ;
Dimensions 21 cm.
BIBLIOGRAPHY, ETC. NOTE
Bibliography, etc Includes bibliographical references (p. [427]-448) and index.
FORMATTED CONTENTS NOTE
Formatted contents note A deeply religious nonbeliever. Deserved respect ; Undeserved respect -- The God hypothesis. Polytheism ; Monotheism ; Secularism, the Founding Fathers and the religion of America ; The poverty of agnosticism ; NOMA ; The great prayer experiment ; The Neville Chamberlain school of evolutionists ; Little green men -- Arguments for God's existence. Thomas Aquinas's "proofs" ; The ontological argument and other a priori arguments ; The argument from beauty ; The argument from personal "experience" ; The argument from Scripture ; The argument from admired religious scientists ; Pascal's wager ; Bayesian arguments -- Why there almost certainly is no God. The ultimate Boeing 747 ; Natural selection as a consciousness-raiser ; Irreducible complexity ; The worship of gaps ; The anthropic principle : planetary version ; The anthropic principle : cosmological version ; An interlude at Cambridge -- The roots of religion. The Darwinian imperative ; Direct advantages of religion ; Group selection ; Religion as a by-product of something else ; Psychologically primed for religion ; Tread softly, because you tread on my memes ; Cargo cults -- The roots of morality : why are we good? Does our moral sense have a Darwinian origin? ; A case study in the roots of morality ; If there is no God, why be good? -- The "good" book and the changing moral Zeitgeist. The Old Testament ; Is the New Testament any better? ; Love thy neighbour ; The moral Zeitgeist ; What about Hitler and Stalin? : weren't they atheists? -- What's wrong with religion? : why be so hostile? Fundamentalism and the subversion of science ; The dark side of absolutism ; Faith and homosexuality ; Faith and the sanctity of human life ; The great Beethoven fallacy ; How "moderation" in faith fosters fanaticism -- Childhood, abuse and the escape from religion. Physical and mental abuse ; In defence of children ; An educational scandal ; Consciousness-raising again ; Religious education as a part of literary culture -- A much needed gap? Binker ; Consolation ; Inspiration ; The mother of all burkas.
SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Atheism.
SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Religion
Form subdivision Controversial literature.
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