Studies in critical social sciences ; v. 25. Studies in critical social sciences. Studies in critical research on religion ; v. 1.
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Introduction : what is the new atheism? / Amarnath Amarasingam Judaism and atheism : the challenge of secular humanism / Robert L. Platzner Beating 'God' to death : radical theology and the new atheism / Jeffrey W. Robbins and Christopher D. Rodkey Religion as phantasmagoria : Islam in The end of faith / Rory Dickson What has atheism ever done for science? / Steve Fuller Cognitive science and the new atheism / William Sims Bainbridge One-dimensional rage : the social epistemology of the new atheism and fundamentalism / William A. Stahl The new atheism and sociology : why here? why now? what next? / Stephen Bullivant The new atheism and the secularization thesis / Michael Ian Borer The new atheism and the empowerment of American freethinkers / Richard Cimino and Christopher Smith Ethics, out-group altruism, and the new atheism / Gregory R. Peterson Disparate destinations, parallel paths : an analysis of contemporary atheist and Christian parenting literature / Jeff Nall Is God a hypothesis? : the new atheism, contemporary philosophy of religion, and philosophical confusion / Ryan C. Falcioni.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -249) and index.