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Title:
Why I am not a Christian : and other essays on religion and related subjects
Author:
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970.
Publication Information:
New York : Simon & Schuster, 1957.
Physical Description:
xvii, 266 pages ; 21 cm
General Note:
A Touchstone book.
Language:
English
Contents:
Why I am not a Christian -- Has religion made useful contributions to civilization? -- What I believe -- Do we survive death? -- Seems, madam? Nay, it is -- A free man's worship -- On Catholic and Protestant skeptics -- Life in the Middle Ages -- The fate of Thomas Paine -- Nice people -- The new generation -- Our sexual ethics -- Freedom and the colleges -- Can religion cure our troubles? -- Religion and morals -- Appendix: How Bertrand Russell was prevented from teaching at the College of the City of New York.
ISBN:
9780671203238
Format :
Book