Conversations on Religion / Edition 1

Conversations on Religion / Edition 1

by Mick Gordon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826499090

ISBN-13: 9780826499097

Pub. Date: 05/10/2008

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

For this book, Mick Gordon, a catholic of northern Irish extraction, decided to assemble a collection of interviews in which the people he found most interesting on the subject of religion and religious belief would take part. The end result gives us a wide range of opinions from an avowed atheists like Richard Dawkins and A.C. Grayling to committed evangelical

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For this book, Mick Gordon, a catholic of northern Irish extraction, decided to assemble a collection of interviews in which the people he found most interesting on the subject of religion and religious belief would take part. The end result gives us a wide range of opinions from an avowed atheists like Richard Dawkins and A.C. Grayling to committed evangelical christians like Alister McGrath. The variety of contributors and ideas in the pages of this book will interest anyone who wishes to take the phenomenon of faith and religion seriously. Includes interviews with:

Richard Dawkins (University of Oxford)

Alister Mcgrath (University of Oxford)

Karen Armstrong (Former Nun and Bestselling Author)

Tariq Ramadan (St Anthony's College, University of Oxford)

Sir Jonathan Sacks (Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregation of the

Commonwealth)

A.C. Grayling (Birkbeck College, London)

Don Cupitt (Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge)

Archbishop Rowan Williams (Canterbury/Lambeth)

Giles Fraser (Wadham College, University of Oxford)

John Gray (University of London)

Lewis Wolpert (University College, London)

Azzam Tamimi (Director, Institute of Islamic Political Thought, London)

Ann Widdecombe (British Member of Parliament)

Shelina Janmohamed (Writer and Commentator on British Islam)

Julia Neuberger (Rabbi /Member of The House of Lords, UK)

Abdelwahab El-Affendi (Centre For The Study of Democracy, University of Westminister)

Imam Mohammed Yusuf Al-Hussaini (Interfaith Alliance)

Fraser Watts (Queen's College, University of Cambridge)

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826499097
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
05/10/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.36(w) x 8.47(h) x 0.74(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction

AC Grayling

Giles Fraser

Rowan Williams

Lewis and Matthew Wolpert

Don Cuppit

Mohammed Al Husseini

Tariq Ramadan

John Gray

Alistair McGrath

Abdelwahab El Affendi

Richard Dawkins

Julia Neuberger

Fraser Watts

Azzam Tamimi

Anne Widdecombe

Karen Armstrong

Shelina Janmohamed
Jonathan Sacks

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