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

Description: 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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Lists: AlanAndrews33, kdemetter, Rodemail, AntAllan

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aulsmith (0): 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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aulsmith (4): 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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Lists: Rodemail, AntAllan

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aulsmith (0): Too strident. Scares people more than convinces them.

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Started by: AntAllan (March 2014)

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