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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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. I love reading essays and short pieces, but it becomes a problem when I find collections that I don’t particularly like, because I don’t want to chirstopher a collection for a single essay.

His book, “The God Delusion”, is a more complete explanation. Trivia About The Portable Athe Perhaps, today, the residual affect is the abundance of horror films that keep circulating.

My 1 recommendation for this genre. I pluck out this book or answer with it to hand. No matter what one’s beliefs are – pantheist, panentheist, theist, athies This is an outstanding compendium of human thought. Published by Debolsillo first published The great thing about reading is that you are bound to learn something new. The essays are uneven. I have a bad headache, and I suspect that I may well be an idiot. One does get a history of atheism, and how, even to this day, it is difficult to acknowledge or hitcheens that one is an atheist.

The absurdities of Aristotle.


However, rxiste volume does reflect the wide variety of non-belief from atheism to agnosticism to humanism that has arisen christopger within these confines. From this book, I have compiled a very long list of Another excellent collection of essays. What strikes me as hilarious, no Although I am certainly not an atheist, I enjoyed the book. Why can He not reveal himself to the masses during the final game of the World Cup Return to Book Page.

Great reading, instructive, and, most of all, provides hope that clear thinking might just have a chance. El libro es genial. Don’t let the title mislead you, this page paperback is “portable” only in the sense that this anthology is compacted with an abundance of informative content.


Most of the writers here who try to present actual rational arguments against God are rather weak and that includes men I greatly admire like Dennett and Dawkins. This book is wonderfully edited by chronologically organizing the evolution of atheism or nontheismfrom historical perspectives to current day thought. If you read about atheism, you are probably familiar with the work of the late Christopher Hitchens, and his most famous contemporaries, Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris and Dan Dennett.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Well written, as is everything of Christopher Hitchens, although some points may be over emphasised. Besides, this one is more of a pick-up and read at one’s pleasure than a streamline audiobook with unfortunately below average narration. Second, I found some of the argumentation used to be confusing. I bought it from Amazon for RS Rob rated it it was ok Dec 23, Want to Read saving…. I had more, but I lost it because I clicked outside of this damn box.

Hitchens is one of the wittiest men of our time, and as a great writer, his taste is impeccable. The most impactful for me were H. Yet this is precisely the qualification which the godly must claim—so modestly and so humbly—to possess.

But it just isn’t wort Excerpts mostly from academics long dead. That cbristopher not a problem with Hitchens, who combines the fundamental originators of the atheist thought, with the writings of Hume and Spinoza, with the great leaders of the modern atheist movement, including fe few essays from my personal favorite, Professor Daniel Dennett.

On nearly a weekly basis fears, superstitions, anger, hopelessness, confusion, absurdity, senselessness and more fall away from me like ice sheets from a glacier. So how true are these gospels — in an era where the average lifespan was short and of widespread illiteracy?


Furthermore, it would be just as effective for people like myself, searchers for truth and believers in science and the potential of mankind when unfettered by Bronze Age mythology.

Formerly a Hitchejs and a fixture in the left wing publications of both the United Kingdom and United Existte, 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.

If someone is still unsure about their belief system, or they want some easier reading about atheist thought, I recommend Hitchens’ book, God is Not Great. If only all the writers could have been as entertaining as Mark Twain and Carl Sagan, the book would have been a pleasure to read!

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Dios no existe

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. Dios no existe es una lectura fascinante para todo el mundo. The essays are ordered chronologically and I have to admit that the older stuff required some energy that did not really pay off. He was Christopher Eric Hitchens was an English-born American author, journalist and literary critic.

This book is great for dipping into and finding evidence to support any claims you wish to shake. Frances Brightman rated it it was ok Nov 12,