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The Reason of Terror

Philosophical Responses to Terrorism

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Peeters .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Terrorism,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy,
  • Congresses,
  • Terrorism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKem Crimmins (Editor), Herbert De Vriese (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12806060M
    ISBN 109042918233
    ISBN 109789042918238

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      PUBLISHERS WEEKLY In this sometimes simplistic and misguided book, Harris calls for the end of religious faith in the modern world. Not only does such faith lack a rational base, he argues, but even the urge for religious toleration allows a too-easy acceptance of the motives of religious fundamentalists/5(11). In this sometimes simplistic and misguided book, Harris calls for the end of religious faith in the modern world. Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason Harris's book generalizes so.


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And if the devil's in the Free shipping over $Cited by:   PUBLISHERS WEEKLY In this sometimes simplistic and misguided book, Harris calls for the end of religious faith in the modern world. Not only does such faith lack a rational base, he argues, but even the urge for religious toleration allows a too-easy acceptance of the motives of religious fundamentalists/5().

In The End of Faith, Sam Harris delivers a startling analysis of the clash between reason and religion in the modern offers a vivid, historical tour of our willingness to suspend reason in favor of religious beliefseven when these beliefs inspire the worst human atrocities/5(K).

The End of Faith is the book that put Sam Harris on the map as one of the premiere critics of religion and its bulwark of fallacious thinking. It also earned him an infamous reputation as he is often cited with his equally-contentious contemporaries: Richard Dawkins, Daniel Dennett, and Christopher Hitchens—along with Harris they're /5(86).

The novel follows a non-linear narrative structure, beginning at a point approximately midway through the overall plot. The narrative switches among multiple viewpoint characters and uses both third- and first-person narrative (the latter in the form of Dr.

Goodsir's diary entries).Author: Dan Simmons. A Snapchat video about spreading COVID landed a Texas teenager in jail on terrorism charges, even though there's no evidence year-old Lorraine Maradiaga actually.

"THE TERROR is both dazzling history and a sparkling chiller."―Caroline Leavitt, People "The best and most unusual historical novel I have read in years."―Katherine A. Powers, Boston Globe "THE TERROR is nothing less than a revelation.

Dan Simmons is a giant among novelists, and I am in awe of his achievement." ―Lincoln Child/5(). The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason is a book by Sam Harris, concerning organized religion, the clash between religious faith and rational thought, and the problem of intolerance that correlates with religious fundamentalism.

Harris began writing the book during what he described as a period of "collective grief and stupefaction" following the Septem Author: Sam Harris. These notes of 21st-century disapproval – however justified – run counter to the clarity of historical vision that is otherwise a feature of this fine book.

• The Beauty and the Terror: An. Islam, especially Sunni Islam, which is practiced by the overwhelming majority of Muslims, has no religious hierarchy, especially since the demise of the Caliphate after the end of World War I and the collapse of central authority in the core Musl.

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