By Richard Carrier
If God doesn't exist, then what does? Is there sturdy and evil, and will we care? How will we recognize what is precise besides? and will we make any feel of this universe, or our personal lives? Sense and Goodness with no God solutions a majority of these questions in lavish aspect, with out complicated jargon. a whole worldview is gifted and defended, overlaying each topic from wisdom to paintings, from metaphysics to morality, from theology to politics. subject matters contain loose will, the character of the universe, the which means of existence, and masses extra, arguing from medical facts that there's just a actual, wildlife with out gods or spirits, yet that we will be able to nonetheless reside a lifetime of love, that means, and joy.
Dr. service is a longtime historian and thinker and previous editor-in-chief of the Secular net, and he attracts on his wide event for over ten years protecting the worldview of naturalism in addition to his formal reports within the background of technology, faith and philosophy. such a lot impressive is Carrier's broad security of common ethical fact with out attractive to supernatural items or beings, his articulation of top multiverse theories and why they're easier and extra believable motives of our universe than any divine creationism, his precis of the case for mind-brain physicalism, his vast and cutting edge safeguard of compatibilist loose will, his dialogue of the clinical examine of attractiveness, and a philosophical safety of occasionally unorthodox political opinions. even though it is written for a lay viewers, Sense and Goodness tackles the delicate assaults on naturalism via the likes of Plantinga, Moreland, Reppert, and others. within the technique he provides an entire worldview-in-a-box for simple overview, and explains why it's extra credible than the other.