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In defense of secular humanism, Paul Kurtz

Label
In defense of secular humanism
Title
In defense of secular humanism
Statement of responsibility
Paul Kurtz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays by Paul Kurtz that offer a closely reasoned defense of secular humanism, arguing that ultraconservatives are not simply attacking secular humanism but also the basic tenets of free society and explaining the benefits of secular humanism in the modern world
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1925-2012
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Kurtz, Paul
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL2747.6
LC item number
.K87 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Humanism
  • Humanism
  • Humanismus
  • Freidenker
  • Humanisme (levensbeschouwing)
  • Ethiek
  • Zin van het leven
  • Humanism, Religious
Label
In defense of secular humanism, Paul Kurtz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Defending humanism against its fundamentalist critics -- A secular humanist declaration -- The fallacy of the undistributed middle -- Is secular humanism a positive alternative? -- Humanism and the moral revolution -- Humanist manifesto II -- Libertarianism : the philosophy of moral freedom -- The principle of tolerance reaffirmed -- Humanism and the freedom of the individual -- The democratic ethic -- Does humanism have an ethic of responsibility? -- Moral faith versus ethical skepticism -- The case for naturalistic humanism -- Functionalism and the justification of religion -- The crisis in humanism -- Toward a Catholic/humanist dialogue : crisis humanology -- Humanism : the meaning function -- The meaning of life -- Two views of death -- The future of the humanist movement -- Will humanism replace theism?
  • Humanism and critical intelligence -- The original sins : gullibility and nincompoopery -- The psychology of belief -- Is parapsychology a science? -- The scientific attitude versus antiscience and pseudoscience -- The new censors of science -- Reason interview
Control code
10221152
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 273 pages
Isbn
9780879752217
Lccn
83062188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)10221152
Label
In defense of secular humanism, Paul Kurtz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Defending humanism against its fundamentalist critics -- A secular humanist declaration -- The fallacy of the undistributed middle -- Is secular humanism a positive alternative? -- Humanism and the moral revolution -- Humanist manifesto II -- Libertarianism : the philosophy of moral freedom -- The principle of tolerance reaffirmed -- Humanism and the freedom of the individual -- The democratic ethic -- Does humanism have an ethic of responsibility? -- Moral faith versus ethical skepticism -- The case for naturalistic humanism -- Functionalism and the justification of religion -- The crisis in humanism -- Toward a Catholic/humanist dialogue : crisis humanology -- Humanism : the meaning function -- The meaning of life -- Two views of death -- The future of the humanist movement -- Will humanism replace theism?
  • Humanism and critical intelligence -- The original sins : gullibility and nincompoopery -- The psychology of belief -- Is parapsychology a science? -- The scientific attitude versus antiscience and pseudoscience -- The new censors of science -- Reason interview
Control code
10221152
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 273 pages
Isbn
9780879752217
Lccn
83062188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)10221152

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