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The God problem : expressing faith and being reasonable

Author: Robert Wuthnow
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The United States is one of the most highly educated societies on earth, and also one of the most religious. In The God Problem, Robert Wuthnow examines how middle class Americans juggle the seemingly paradoxical relationship between faith and reason. Based on exceptionally rich and candid interviews with approximately two hundred people from various faiths, this book dispels the most common explanations: that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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(DLC) 2012007438
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Wuthnow
ISBN: 9780520954267 0520954262
OCLC Number: 809617587
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Dangerous dogma --
Talking to God --
Big scary catastrophes --
Heaven is a wonderful place --
Jesus sets you free --
Billions of galaxies --
Conclusion: don't be spooky or weird.
Responsibility: Robert Wuthnow.

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Examines how middle class Americans juggle the seemingly paradoxical relationship between faith and reason. Based on interviews with two hundred people from various faiths, this book dispels the  Read more...

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"Offers an important counterbalance to the overly simplistic atheistic challenges of Richard Dawkins and company." Publishers Weekly 20120910 "A important book." -- Jerome P. Baggett Christian Read more...

 
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