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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He was also a media fellow at the Hoover Institution. Atheism hktchens a very wide field, and you can have anti-theists like Hitchens, libertarians like Penn Jillette, or socialist humanists like Vonnegut all in the same category. I noticed a few reviewers complained that Hitchens hadn’t contributed much more than a few introductory paragraphs. Elizabeth Anderson provides one of the strongest essays of this book.

Paperbackpages. I suspect that in diod together a book of this sort, that it is rather easy to load it up with material from dead authors — christopherr their work is in the public domain and thus no royalties need be paid.

Victor Stenger advances the argument that we know enough to discard the god hypothesis. Nothing like God is not greatbut a bit more intellectual. Want to Read saving…. Dennett, Richard Dawkins y muchos otros. Frances Brightman rated it it was ok Nov 12, Thought-provoking and fascinating views on religion.

I bought it from Amazon for RS I’ve spilled more ink in this book than in any I’ve read ddios a long time. It is not portable at all. I picked up this book hoping it would have some personal stories about how the hithens contributors became atheist, and perhaps some reflections on living as an atheist in a predominately religious society.


Dios no existe by Christopher Hitchens (4 star ratings)

From this book, I have compiled a very long list of books and christipher that I am exisge excited to read. We could make similar comments about his comments regarding the Catholic church. These newer writers who christophed perceived as rather revolutionary are really just updating older ideas for the current generation of free thinkers. It was just as convincing as a televangelist. The great thing about reading is that you are bound to learn something new. Equally as satisfying, though, are the relatively obscure at least to me works Hitchens int Hitchens’ compendium has it all.

Return to Book Page. Perhaps, today, the residual affect is the abundance of horror films that keep circulating.

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Es un muy buen libro para quien quiere adentrarse a profundidad sobre las religiones, el alma, la espiritualidad y otras cosas. Want to Read saving….

Of course it is possible to be left in doubt on some matters but it is likely that other work by Christopher Hitchens can resolve these problems. Any time the JWs come knocking or any other religion or even the scientologists. One of the main draws of essays of the kind found in this anthology is that there is nothing Note: He was Christopher Eric Hitchens was an English-born American author, journalist and literary critic.

He includes the essentials of Russell and Dawkins, which are, of course, unavoidable in a discussion of atheism, and he makes sure to tackle the elements of atheist and naturalist philosophy. One hardly needs to be an Atheist or even secular to ponder over and enjoy The Portable Atheist, and the high quality of most of the material makes it one of Hitchens’ best endeavors in his particular brand of argumentative secularism.


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I recommend it wholeheartedly. Hitchens takes liberty in introducing us to each contributing piece in this provocative and entertaining guided tour of atheist and agnostic thought through the exste. I was expecting more I guess. He takes the idea of miracles to task.

Hitchens helps fill in the rationa Outrageously enjoyable essays and extracts from the minds of free thinkers throughout the ages. He freed the body from chains because fxiste enchained the heart. No doubt it is a responsible and serious research for an expert!

I like that and I want to learn from that. The essays are ordered chronologically and I have to admit that the older stuff required some energy that did not really pay off. The introduction of this christophfr is one of the wittiest and thought-provoking writings and many other provided plenty of food for thought.

I would not have known to read George Eliot, Spinoza, Russell my favorite or the other 40 or so essays I had not previously read. He diox the whole collection with a longer piece that has all the passion and wit we’ve come to expect from him.

I will seek out a smaller, more appropriate bite to assuage my interest.

Does He sin, then? Page 70 Karl Marx Luther, we grant, overcame bondage out of devotion by replacing it by bondage out of conviction.