TITLE

REFLECTIONS PROMPTED BY RICHARD DAWKINS'S THE GOD DELUSION

AUTHOR(S)
Klostermaier, Klaus K.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Journal of Ecumenical Studies;Fall2008, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p607
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the arguments of the book "The God Delusion," by Richard Dawkins, which critiques religion, Christianity, and American Christian fundamentalism in favor of science. The author examines Dawkins's arguments about evolution and his reductionist interpretation of God to his attributes. Topics include philosophical materialism and its relation to atheism, as well as the limits of science as an explanatory framework to understand nature.
ACCESSION #
36024411

 

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