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Review: The Twilight of Atheism: The Rise and Fall of Disbelief in the Modern World

User Review  - Shelly - Goodreads

Not knowing what this book would be about, I was a bit hesitant to jump right in to reading it. But it was recommended by a trusted friend, who proved to be right on how much I'd be able to relate to ... Read full review

Review: The Twilight of Atheism: The Rise and Fall of Disbelief in the Modern World

User Review  - Chad Gibbons - Goodreads

Alister McGrath's The Twilight of Atheism can be broken up into two distinct parts. The first and lengthier of the two could aptly be entitled 'The History of Western Atheism', while the second ... Read full review

Review: The Twilight of Atheism: The Rise and Fall of Disbelief in the Modern World

User Review  - David - Goodreads

Good piece of intellectual history that surveys the rise and fall of atheism in the modern world. McGrath reviews the spread of atheism in the West from the storming of the Bastille in 1789 to the ... Read full review

Review: The Twilight of Atheism: The Rise and Fall of Disbelief in the Modern World

User Review  - Toks (at GalacticTidesx) - Goodreads

Usually I won't count a book if I was forced to read it for school, but this book was so good I couldn't deny that I read it for pleasure instead of picking out quotes. The thesis is easy to follow ... Read full review

Review: The Twilight of Atheism: The Rise and Fall of Disbelief in the Modern World

User Review  - David - Goodreads

McGrath traces the rise of atheism as a major cultural force in the West in the first half of this book. Atheism rose to prominence in part through the French Revolution and its significant critique ... Read full review

Review: The Twilight of Atheism: The Rise and Fall of Disbelief in the Modern World

User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

For someone who enjoys history, theology, and the debate about the existence of God this is a pleasant read. While I am unsure if I agree with his conclusion, I believe that he gives a fair assessment of atheism as a whole and it's history. Read full review

Review: The Twilight of Atheism: The Rise and Fall of Disbelief in the Modern World

User Review  - Ian Clotworthy - Goodreads

I learned much about the intellectual foundations of atheism. The book is neither a 'devastating critique' of atheism nor does it offer agreement with atheism (obviously). It's not exactly flawless ... Read full review

Review: The Twilight of Atheism: The Rise and Fall of Disbelief in the Modern World

User Review  - Courtney - Goodreads

an excellent review of the history of atheism Read full review


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