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The case for humanism : an introduction

Author: Lewis Vaughn; Austin Dacey
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2003.
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The authors teach by example how to analyse arguments for and against humanist ideas, how to judge alternative theories and how to evaluate humanism as a whole, in this text that breaks humanism down  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Vaughn, Lewis.
Case for humanism.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2003
(DLC) 2003001506
(OCoLC)51566778
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lewis Vaughn; Austin Dacey
ISBN: 058547916X 9780585479163
OCLC Number: 53466007
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 223 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Humanism and philosophy --
Human nature --
Freedom and destiny --
The moral life --
Knowledge, truth, and faith --
Science and religion --
God, humanism, and philosophy --
Society and politics.
Responsibility: Lewis Vaughn and Austin Dacey.

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Lewis Vaughn and Austin Dacey have written the ideal introduction to humanism. Clear, concise, and cogent, their book raises all of the tough questions and makes a strong case for secular, rational, Read more...

 
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