"…an intriguing view of the complexities of modern atheism."
Scott F. Aikin (Nashville, TN) is a senior lecturer in the philosophy department at Vanderbilt University. He is the author of Pragmatism: A Guide for the Perplexed (with Robert B. Talisse) and Epistemology and the Regress Problem.
Robert B. Talisse (Nashville, TN) is a professor of philosophy at Vanderbilt University. He is the author of Democracy and Moral Conflict, Pragmatism: A Guide for the Perplexed (with Scott F. Aikin), A Pragmatist Philosophy of Democracy, and Democracy After Liberalism.
This book is written by two philosophy professors and is intended to convince those who are religious that atheism is a reasonable intellectual position. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Book Fanatic
Really like the hypothetical ethics and morality scenario provided in the Appendices. Very clearly written and "reasonable" just as title claims.Published 10 months ago by Richard Rockwell
Atheists don't need to be confrontational, but they don't need to be wallflowers, either. Aikin provides guidance for how to relate to people of faith while respectfully pointing... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Jim Grinstead
In this short but provocative book, the authors tell you up front that the aim of their book is not to persuade anyone of the truth of atheism (though they make it clear that they... Read morePublished on December 7, 2012 by Glenn Corey
Right off the bat, I was actually looking forward to what the authors had to say. I've read all the 'new atheist' books and thought that most of the book would be dedicated to an... Read morePublished on May 23, 2012 by Tim K