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The end of faith : religion, terror, and the future of reason

Author: Sam Harris
Publisher: London : Free Press, 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Delivers an analysis of the clash of faith and reason. This book offers a historical tour of mankind's willingness to suspend reason in favour of religious beliefs, even when those beliefs are used to justify harmful behaviour and sometimes heinous crimes.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Harris
ISBN: 9780743268097 0743268091
OCLC Number: 474738551
Description: 336 s.
Responsibility: Sam Harris

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"While one might dispute some of the claims and arguments presented by Harris, the need for a wakeup call to religious liberals is right on the mark."

 
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