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André Comte-Sponville, The Book of Atheist Spirituality, translated by Nancy Huston, London, Bantam Books, 2009. 212 pp. originally published in French as L’esprit de l’athéisme, Paris, Editions Albin Michel.

Dupuche, John R. (2010) André Comte-Sponville, The Book of Atheist Spirituality, translated by Nancy Huston, London, Bantam Books, 2009. 212 pp. originally published in French as L’esprit de l’athéisme, Paris, Editions Albin Michel. Australian Catholic University.

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Abstract

This challenging work draws on the best French traditions of critical enquiry, telling phraseology, and perceptiveness, and raises many questions which Christians need to answer. It attempts to show how atheism can be a spiritual system even as it denies the existence of God.

Item Type: Other
Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
Keywords: atheism, spirituality, God, oceanic feeling, Romain Rolland,
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220499 Religion and Religious Studies not elsewhere classified
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: D - Spirituality and Spiritual Direction
College/Association with University of Divinity: CTC: Catholic Theological College
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Depositing User: Rev Dr John Dupuche
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2015 04:38
Last Modified: 15 Jan 2015 04:38
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1717

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