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The atheist's guide to reality : enjoying life without illusions

Author: Alexander Rosenberg
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & company, 2012. ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Rosenberg
ISBN: 9780393344110 0393344118 9780393080230 0393080234
OCLC Number: 1112085459
Notes: Publié à l'origine en 2011.
Description: xiv, 352 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Answering life's persistent questions : do you want stories or reality? --
The nature of reality : the physical facts fix all the facts --
How physics fakes design --
IKEA didn't make natural history : good design is rare, expensive, and accidental --
Morality : the bad news --
The good news : nice nihilism --
Never let your conscious be your guide --
The brain does everything without thinking about anything at all --
Farewell to the purpose-driven life --
You've got to stop taking yourself so seriously --
History debunked --
Living with scientism : ethics, politics, the humanities, and Prozac as needed.
Responsibility: Alex Rosenberg.

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