A Manual for Creating Atheists

Pitchstone Publishing, 2013 M11 1 - 271 páginas

For thousands of years, the faithful have honed proselytizing strategies and talked people into believing the truth of one holy book or another. Indeed, the faithful often view converting others as an obligation of their faith--and are trained from an early age to spread their unique brand of religion. The result is a world broken in large part by unquestioned faith. As an urgently needed counter to this tried-and-true tradition of religious evangelism, A Manual for Creating Atheists offers the first-ever guide not for talking people into faith--but for talking them out of it. Peter Boghossian draws on the tools he has developed and used for more than twenty years as a philosopher and educator to teach how to engage the faithful in conversations that will help them value critical thinking, cast doubt on their religious beliefs, mistrust their faith, abandon superstition and irrationality, and ultimately embrace rationality and reason.


Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario

Review: A Manual for Creating Atheists

Crítica de los usuarios  - Nick - Goodreads

http://deeperwaters.wordpress.com/201... Leer comentario completo

Páginas seleccionadas


Foreword by Michael Shermer
Interventions andStrategies Draws from diversepeerreviewed literatureand provides broad conversational strategies readerscan usewhen attempting to...
AntiApologetics 101
Faith and the Academy
Containment Protocols Reconceptualizesthe problem offaith setsgoals looksahead andsuggestsstrategies to stop the spreadof faith Includesa sectionon ...
Derechos de autor

Otras ediciones - Ver todas

Términos y frases comunes

Acerca del autor (2013)

Dr. Peter Boghossian is a full-time faculty member in Portland State University's philosophy department. He was thrown out of the doctoral program in the University of New Mexico's philosophy department.

Información bibliográfica