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The Resource Outgrowing God : a beginner's guide, Richard Dawkins

Outgrowing God : a beginner's guide, Richard Dawkins

Label
Outgrowing God : a beginner's guide
Title
Outgrowing God
Title remainder
a beginner's guide
Statement of responsibility
Richard Dawkins
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explains how the natural world arose without a designer and challenges the basic assumptions of world religions to argue that faith is not a necessary component of good behavior
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dawkins, Richard
Dewey number
  • 211/.8
  • 231.7/652
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2747.3
LC item number
.D385 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Atheism
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Philosophy and the life sciences
  • Life sciences
  • Biology
Label
Outgrowing God : a beginner's guide, Richard Dawkins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in hardcover in Great Britain by Bantam Press, an imprint of Transworld Publishers, a Penguin Random House UK Company, in 2019."--Title page verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Goodbye God -- So many gods! -- But is it true? -- Myths and how they start -- The good book? -- Do we need God in order to be good? -- How do we decide what is good? -- Evolution and beyond -- Surely there must be a designer? -- Steps towards improbability -- Crystals and jigsaw puzzles -- Bottom up or top down? -- Did we evolve to be religious? Did we evolve to be nice? -- Taking courage from science
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
294 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781984853912
Lccn
2019016019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits (some color)
System control number
  • on1121042413
  • (OCoLC)1121042413
  • 1010251
Label
Outgrowing God : a beginner's guide, Richard Dawkins
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in hardcover in Great Britain by Bantam Press, an imprint of Transworld Publishers, a Penguin Random House UK Company, in 2019."--Title page verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Goodbye God -- So many gods! -- But is it true? -- Myths and how they start -- The good book? -- Do we need God in order to be good? -- How do we decide what is good? -- Evolution and beyond -- Surely there must be a designer? -- Steps towards improbability -- Crystals and jigsaw puzzles -- Bottom up or top down? -- Did we evolve to be religious? Did we evolve to be nice? -- Taking courage from science
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
294 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781984853912
Lccn
2019016019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits (some color)
System control number
  • on1121042413
  • (OCoLC)1121042413
  • 1010251

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