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Religion for atheists: a non-believer's guide to the uses of religion

Religion for atheists: a non-believer's guide to the uses of religion

De Botton, Alain

The debate between fundamentalist believers and non-believers is finally moved on by Alain de Botton, who boldly argues that the supernatural claims of religion are of course entirely false - and yet that religions still have important things to teach the secular world

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Hamish Hamilton, 2012
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  • Central Library – One available in 211.8/DE

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    XB000000136555 211.8/DE Adult Non-Fiction Available

Details

Statement of responsibility: Alain de Botton
ISBN: 0241144779, 9780241144770
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 320 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 23 cm.
Subject: Religion.; Religion Philosophy.; Irreligion and sociology.; Religion and sociology.

Author note

Alain de Botton was born in 1969 and is the author of non-fiction essays on themes ranging from love and travel to architecture and philosophy. His bestselling books include How Proust Can Change Your Life, The Art of Travel, and The Architecture of Happiness. He lives in London and founded The School of Life (www.theschooloflife.com) and Living Architecture (www.living-architecture.co.uk). For more information, consult www.alaindebotton.com.