Atheism: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions #99) (Paperback)

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Atheism is often considered to be a negative, dark, and pessimistic belief which is characterised by a rejection of values and purpose and a fierce opposition to religion. Atheism: A Very Short Introduction sets out to dispel the myths that surround atheism and show how a life without
religious belief can be positive, meaningful, and moral. It also confronts the failure of officially atheist states in the Twentieth Century. The book presents an intellectual case for atheism that rests as much upon positive arguments for its truth as on negative arguments against religion.

About the Author


Julian Baggini is editor and co-founder of The Philosophers' Magazine.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780192804242
ISBN-10: 0192804243
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication Date: August 28th, 2003
Pages: 136
Language: English
Series: Very Short Introductions
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