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The case for God

Author: Karen Armstrong
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2010, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Anchor Books EditionView all editions and formats
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Evaluates the role of religion, stating that today's expressions of faith differ from those of previous generations while arguing that an increased awareness of the past may help to build a faith that speaks to a polarized society.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Armstrong
ISBN: 9780307389800 0307389804
OCLC Number: 491895712
Notes: Originally published: New York : Knopf, 2009.
Description: xviii, 406 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Homo religiousus --
Ch. 2. God --
Ch. 3. Reason --
Ch. 4. Faith --
Ch. 5. Silence --
Ch. 6. Faith and Reason --
Ch. 7. Science and Religion --
Ch. 8. Scientific Religion --
Ch. 9. Enlightenment --
Ch. 10. Atheism --
Ch. 11. Unknowing --
Ch. 12. Death of God?
Responsibility: Karen Armstrong.

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Evaluates the role of religion, stating that today's expressions of faith differ from those of previous generations while arguing that an increased awareness of the past may help to build a faith that speaks to a polarized society.

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