Atheism, humanism, freethought, &c. — Best nonfiction books in favour of

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A reading list inspired by Jerry Coyne’s post on the website _Why Evolution Is True_ http://whyevolutionistrue.wordpress.com/2014/03/20/i-got-the-book-you-know-the-one-with-the-best-arguments-for-god/
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16,007 members
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Rodemail, HxBuff, hvg, AntAllan
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57 reviews
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hvg, AntAllan, Rodemail
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1,421 members
28 reviews
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paradoxosalpha, AlanAndrews33, AntAllan
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571 members
8 reviews
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AlanAndrews33, Rodemail, AntAllan
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aulsmith
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aulsmith : I wasn't very impressed with this book. Don't give it to you evangelical friends and expect them to de-convert.
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kdemetter, Rodemail, AntAllan
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107 reviews
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Rodemail, AntAllan
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Rodemail, AntAllan
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45 reviews
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Rodemail, AntAllan
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Rodemail, AntAllan
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aulsmith, AntAllan
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aulsmith: This didn't add much to Why People Believe Weird Things, but if you read this one first, I think the opposite will be true.
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Rodemail, AntAllan
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AntAllan, Rodemail
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37
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hvg, AntAllan
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206 members
3 reviews
½ 3.5
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AlanAndrews33, AntAllan
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paradoxosalpha, AntAllan
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2
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145 members
3 reviews
3.8
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AlanAndrews33, AntAllan
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47
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Rodemail, AntAllan
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10,321 members
113 reviews
½ 4.3
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AntAllan
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5,925 members
37 reviews
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AntAllan
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52
4,334 members
188 reviews
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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3,274 members
92 reviews
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AntAllan, AlanAndrews33
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aulsmith
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aulsmith : Too strident. Scares people more than convinces them.
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36 reviews
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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2,203 members
28 reviews
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paradoxosalpha
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AntAllan
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1,606 members
16 reviews
½ 3.6
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AntAllan
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1,452 members
71 reviews
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AntAllan
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70
1,280 members
47 reviews
½ 3.7
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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72
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AntAllan
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73
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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479 members
6 reviews
½ 3.5
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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383 members
7 reviews
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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AntAllan
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189 members
3 reviews
½ 3.3
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AntAllan
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