Christopher Hitchens sigue defendiendo la magnificencia de un universo sin Dios con esta antología, la primera en su género, de las voces más influyentes, de. Una provocadora visita guiada al pensamiento ateo y agnóstico a través de los siglos. Christopher Hitchens sigue defendiendo la magnificencia de un universo .
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Dios no existe by Christopher Hitchens (4 star ratings)
To ask other readers questions about Dios no existeplease sign up. But I disagree, he brought together a remarkably strong collection of essays that I don’t believe I would have stumbled onto on my own.
Instead, it’s on the firebrands like Hitchens, Dawkins, and Harris.
It is only when we reach the times of Einstein and Russell that some of the essays in addition to being informative become also fun to read. To lump all together is to disregard and evade dealing with the strength of argument for a particular religion. I have a bad headache, and I suspect that I may well be an idiot. Like all edited compilations, a little hit and miss. Their methods of explaining and working through, however, is where a few of them lost my attention. Is a kind of reader into various semi- atheists of the last few centuries.
This volume and a lot of the other work of the “new” atheists are extremely useful to those who are halfway between belief and unbelief.
Dios no existe
Nothing fails more than prayers. I particularly hated the section from Einstei The Portable Atheist: So many gods so little reason. There are many more quotes but I think the reader gets the flavour. Write a customer review. Formerly a Trotskyist and a fixture in the left wing publications of both the United Kingdom and United States, Hitchens departed from the grassroots of the political left in after what he called the “tepid reaction” of the European left following Ayatollah Khomeini’s issue of a fatwa calling for the murder of Salman Rushdie, but he stated on the Charlie Rose show aired August that he remained a “Democratic Socialist.
And tricked by doos own early dream And need of solace, we grew self-deceived Our making soon our maker did we deem And what we had imagined we believed.
Refresh and try again. Great lucid minds providing much needed wisdom.
Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Some are unfortunately dry, while others are captivatingly erudite. A witty memorial service to all the “dead” gods christopner Einstein: I have to admit I mostly skimmed this one since I had read many of the essays and excerpts elsewhere.
The problem of evil.
Evolution it does a specie good. I mention the degrees not as evidence of intelligence, only to establish that I enjoy academic pursuits God Is Not Great: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.
It is time to withdraw our ‘respect’ from such fantastic claims, all of them aimed at the exertion of power over other humans in the real and material world. By the way, that was a classic example of “hand-selling” that is lost in superstores.
Although there are some leavening humourous pieces Michael Shermerthe book leans towards a scholarly tone. Not really but I should.
Page They were gods of the highest standing and d — gods of civilized peoples — worshipped and believed in by millions.
A horrifying look at witchhunts and anti-Semitism. Besides, this one is more of a pick-up and read at one’s pleasure than a streamline audiobook with unfortunately below average narration. What strikes me as hilarious, none of the philosophical arguments consist in any empirical proof whatsoever. Published by Debolsillo first published Equally as satisfying, though, are the relatively obscure at least to me works Hitchens introduces, such as Elizabeth Anderson’s essay on religion’s purported monopoly on morality, Victor Stenger’s commentary on probabilistic cause, and Ibn Warraq’s dismantling of the Koran.
The hitcheens thing about reading is that you are bound to learn something new. God sounds a bit like dioos UFO that is only seen by a hillbilly in the Ozarks. Dennett, Richard Dawkins y muchos otros. While that longer essay is a bit of a period piece not up to the standard of most of Hitchens writing, his shorter intros are delightful.