The Reason of Terror Philosophical Responses to Terrorism

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Terrorism,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy,
  • Congresses,
  • Terrorism

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsKem Crimmins (Editor), Herbert De Vriese (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12806060M
ISBN 109042918233
ISBN 109789042918238

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The novel follows a non-linear narrative structure, beginning at a point approximately midway through the overall plot.

The narrative switches among multiple viewpoint characters and uses both third- and first-person narrative (the latter in the form of Dr. Goodsir's diary entries).Author: Dan Simmons. A Snapchat video about spreading COVID landed a Texas teenager in jail on terrorism charges, even though there's no evidence year-old Lorraine Maradiaga actually.

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The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason is a book by Sam Harris, concerning organized religion, the clash between religious faith and rational thought, and the problem of intolerance that correlates with religious fundamentalism.

Harris began writing the book during what he described as a period of "collective grief and stupefaction" following the Septem Author: Sam Harris. These notes of 21st-century disapproval – however justified – run counter to the clarity of historical vision that is otherwise a feature of this fine book.

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Ininternationally known physicist Haim Harari was invited to address the advisory board of a major multinational corporation. In a short speech he offered a penetrating analysis of the components of terror, and presented a passionate call for a new era in the Middle East.

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― Sam Harris, quote from The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason “The idea that any one of our religions represents the infallible word of the One True God requires an encyclopedic ignorance of history, mythology, and art even to be entertained—as the beliefs, rituals, and iconography of each of our religions attest.

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