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This is where the books on the Currently reading list go when they fall off:

Karen Armstrong, The Case for God: What Religion Really Means

See Review.

Karen Armstrong, Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life

Robert Axelrod, The Evolution of Cooperation

Anton Chekhov, The Essential Plays

John Cornwell, Darwin’s Angel

See Review.

Paul Davies and John Gribbin, The Matter Myth

Richard Dawkins, The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution

Alain de Botton, The Consolations of Philosophy

Penelope Deutscher, How to Read Derrida

Bob Dylan, Chronicles, Volume 1

Terry Eagleton, Lunging, Flailing, Mispunching (Review of Richard Dawkins’ The God Delusion)

See Review.

TS Eliot, Essays ancient and modern

Antony Flew, There is a god: How the world’s most notorious atheist changed his mind

See Review.

Jerry Fodor & Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini, What Darwin Got Wrong

Jostein Gaarder, Sophie’s World

AC Grayling, The Choice of Hercules

A. Phillips Griffiths (Ed.), Knowledge and Belief

Marc Hauser, Wild Minds: What Animals Really Think

Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow, The Grand Design

Kathleen Jones, Challenging Richard Dawkins: Why Richard Dawkins is wrong about God

See Review.

Stuart Kauffman, The Origins of Order: Self-Organisation and Selection in Evolution

CS Lewis, Mere Christianity

See Review.

CS Lewis, Surprised by Joy

JL Mackie, The Miracle of Theism: Arguments for and Against the Existence of God

Alister McGrath, The Dawkins delusion?: Atheist fundamentalism and the denial of the divine

See Review.

Mary Midgley, Beast and Man: The Roots of Human Nature

Thomas Nagel, The View from Nowhere

Christopher Norris, Deconstruction: Theory and practice

Henry Plotkin, Darwin Machines and the Nature of Knowledge

WV Quine and JS Ullian, The Web of Belief

James Rachels, Created from Animals: The Moral Implications of Darwinism

James Rachels, The Elements of Moral Philosophy

Michael J SandelJustice: What’s the Right Thing to Do?

See Review.

Roger Scruton, Modern Culture

Roger Scruton, Modern Philosophy: An Introduction and Survey

George Steiner, Language and Silence

See Review.

George Steiner, Real Presences: Is There Anything in What We Say?

See Review.

Kim Sterelny, Dawkins vs Gould: Survival of the Fittest

August Strindberg, Getting Married

August Strindberg, The Cloister

Mark Twain, Pudd’nhead Wilson

Anne Tyler, The Amateur Marriage

Anne Tyler, Noah’s Compass

Keith Ward, Why There Almost Certainly is a God: Doubting Dawkins

See Review.

Mark Ward, Virtual Organisms: The Startling World of Artificial Life

George C Williams, Plan and Purpose in Nature

Ludwig Wittgenstein, Lectures and Conversations on Aesthetics, Psychology and Religious Belief

Brian Zamulinski, Evolutionary Intuitionism: A Theory of the Origin and Nature of Moral Facts


Written by Chris Lawrence

22 May 2011 at 10:31 am

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