Nonficionado Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores

Philosophy
Atheism and Humanism


There are 220 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Philosophy - Atheism and Humanism
Page 1 of 11 next

A Manual for Creating Atheists
A Manual for Creating Atheists
by Peter Boghossian
Publisher Comments
For thousands of years, the faithful have honed proselytizing strategies and talked people into believing the truth of one holy book or another. Indeed, the faithful often view converting others as an obligation of their faith — and are trained... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $10.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Free Will (12 Edition)
Free Will (12 Edition)
by Sam Harris
Publisher Comments
A BELIEF IN FREE WILL touches nearly everything that human beings value. It is difficult to think about law, politics, religion, public policy, intimate relationships, moralityand#8212;as well as feelings of remorse or personal achievementand#8212... (read more)

List Price $10.99
Your price: $7.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Breaking the Spell : Religion As a Natural Phenomenon (06 Edition)
Breaking the Spell : Religion As a Natural Phenomenon (06 Edition)
by Daniel C. Dennett
Publisher Comments
For all the thousands of books that have been written about religion, few until this one have attempted to examine it scientifically: to ask why—and how—it has shaped so many lives so strongly. Is religion a product of blind evolutionary... (read more)

List Price $18.00
Your price: $10.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
by Christopher Hitchens
Synopsis
Hitchens takes on his biggest subject yet--the increasingly dangerous role of religion in the world. With insight and wit, he describes the ways in which religion is man-made, immoral, and repressive and argues for a new enlightenment through science and... (read more)

List Price $16.00
Your price: $6.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Atheism: A Reader
Atheism: A Reader
by S T Joshi
Publisher Comments
This unique anthology assembles the best writings on atheism, agnosticism, and skepticism by some of the world's great thinkers past and present. Arranged to address the most significant questions pertaining to religious belief-the existence of God... (read more)

List Price $21.50
Your price: $8.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Living the Secular Life: New Answers to Old Questions
Living the Secular Life: New Answers to Old Questions
by Phil Zuckerman
Publisher Comments
A Best Book of 2014, Publishers Weekly "Zuckerman is a sociologist who in this groundbreaking book writes clearly, offers unobtrusive statistical support, and provides a persuasive and comprehensive look at the growing contemporary phenomenon of people... (read more)

Your price: $25.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


The Question of God: C.S. Lewis and Sigmund Freud Debate God, Love, Sex, and the Meaning of Life
The Question of God: C.S. Lewis and Sigmund Freud Debate God, Love, Sex, and the Meaning of Life
by Armand Nicholi
Publisher Comments
After years of studying Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis and teaching a popular course at Harvard University comparing the two, renowned educator and psychiatrist Armand M. Nicholi, Jr. distills the key arguments of both men and examines how they confronted... (read more)

List Price $15.99
Your price: $7.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Good Book: A Humanist Bible
The Good Book: A Humanist Bible
by A C Grayling
Publisher Comments
Drawn from the wealth of secular literature and philosophy in both Western and Eastern traditions, using the same techniques of editing, redaction, and adaptation that produced the holy books of the Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions, The Good Book... (read more)

List Price $22.00
Your price: $9.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The God Delusion
The God Delusion
by Richard Dawkins
Staff Pick
A typically bold and incisive book from one of our great science writers, The God Delusion pulls no punches. I gave it to my cousin in hardcover last year, and he hasn't stopped citing passages since. "There are lots of people out there," Dawkins notes... (read more)

List Price $27.00
Your price: $7.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


The Quotable Atheist: Ammunition for Nonbelievers, Political Junkies, Gadflies, and Those Generally Hell-Bound
The Quotable Atheist: Ammunition for Nonbelievers, Political Junkies, Gadflies, and Those Generally Hell-Bound
by Jack Huberman
Publisher Comments
Like all people, atheists contemplate issues of love, death, and morality, and in times of stress we long for solace and inspiration. A collection of uplifting quotations from some of mankinds most important philosophers, scientists, writers, and even... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $9.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever
The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever
by Christopher Hitchens
Publisher Comments
From the #1 New York Times best-selling author of God Is Not Great, a provocative and entertaining guided tour of atheist and agnostic thought through the ages--with never-before-published pieces by Salman Rushdie, Ian McEwan, and Ayaan Hirsi Ali... (read more)

List Price $19.99
Your price: $9.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Why I Became an Atheist: A Former Preacher Rejects Christianity
Why I Became an Atheist: A Former Preacher Rejects Christianity
by John W Loftus
Publisher Comments
For about two decades John W. Loftus was a devout evangelical Christian, an ordained minister of the Church of Christ, and an ardent apologist for Christianity. With three degrees-in philosophy, theology, and philosophy of religion-he was adept at using... (read more)

List Price $19.99
Your price: $13.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


God and the Folly of Faith: The Incompatibility of Science and Religion
God and the Folly of Faith: The Incompatibility of Science and Religion
by Victor J Stenger
Publisher Comments
A thorough and hard-hitting critique that is a must read for anyone interested in the interaction between religion and science. It has become the prevalent view among sociologists, historians, and some theistic scientists that religion and science have... (read more)

List Price $20.00
Your price: $14.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


God: The Failed Hypothesis: How Science Shows That God Does Not Exist
God: The Failed Hypothesis: How Science Shows That God Does Not Exist
by Victor J. Stenger
Publisher Comments
Throughout history, arguments for and against the existence of God have been largely confined to philosophy and theology, while science has sat on the sidelines. Despite the fact that science has revolutionized every aspect of human life and greatly... (read more)

List Price $28.99
Your price: $9.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Candide: Or Optimism (Penguin Classics)
Candide: Or Optimism (Penguin Classics)
by Voltaire
Publisher Comments
"All is for the best in the best of all possible worlds"   It was the indifferent shrug and callous inertia that this "optimism" concealed which so angered Voltaire, who found the "all for the best" approach a patently inadequate response to... (read more)

List Price $12.00
Your price: $3.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism
Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism
by Susan Jacoby
Publisher Comments
Jacoby accomplishes her task with clarity, thoroughness, and an engaging passion. -Los Angeles Times Book Review At a time when the separation of church and state is under attack as never before, Freethinkers offers a powerful defense of the secularist... (read more)

List Price $18.00
Your price: $7.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


New Atheism: Taking a Stand for Science and Reason (09 Edition)
New Atheism: Taking a Stand for Science and Reason (09 Edition)
by Stenger
Publisher Comments
In recent years a number of bestselling books have forcefully argued that belief in God can no longer be defended on rational or empirical grounds, and that the scientific worldview has rendered obsolete the traditional beliefs held by Christianity... (read more)

List Price $19.00
Your price: $10.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The End of Faith: Religion, Terror & the Future of Reason
The End of Faith: Religion, Terror & the Future of Reason
by Sam Harris
Publisher Comments
In ?, Sam Harris delivers a startling analysis of the clash between reason and religion in the modern world. He offers a vivid, historical tour of our willingness to suspend reason in favor of religious beliefs--even when these beliefs inspire the worst... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $6.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Why I Am Not a Christian: And Other Essays on Religion and Related Subjects
Why I Am Not a Christian: And Other Essays on Religion and Related Subjects
by Bertrand Russell
Publisher Comments
“Devastating in its use of cold logic,” (The Independent), the classic essay collection that expresses the freethinker’s views to religion and challenges set notions in today’s society from one of the most influential intellectual... (read more)

List Price $16.00
Your price: $7.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
by Christopher Hitchens
Staff Pick
One of the most informed journalists in the country (he seems to have been everywhere, met everyone, and read everything), he is also one of the most entertaining. His command of the language is legendary; his wit ferocious. His skill in marshalling... (read more)

List Price $24.99
Your price: $9.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


1 3 4 5 ... 11 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 220 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Philosophy
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.