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The Phoenix Atheists Meetup Group Message Board Events Discussion › PAMG book club - past and future selections

PAMG book club - past and future selections

Chris H.
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Glendale, AZ
Post #: 22
After many requests and much brow-beating, I've finally created a list of PAMG book club titles that we've read and those that we plan on reading.

11/2010 - The Moral Landscape by Sam Harris
12/2010 - The Demon-Haunted World by Carl Sagan
01/2011 - Breaking The Spell by Daniel Dennett
02/2011 - Misquoting Jesus by Bart Ehrman
03/2011 - God Is Not Great by Christopher Hitchens
04/2011 - God's Problem by Bart Ehrman
05/2011 - The Myth of American Religious Freedom by David Sehat
06/2011 - The Family by Jeff Sharlet
07/2011 - Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl
08/2011 - The Denial of Death by Ernest Becker
09/2011 - Society Without God by Phil Zuckerman
10/2011 - C Street by Jeff Sharlet
11/2011 - Only a Theory by Ken Miller
12/2011 - Doubt: A History by Jennifer Michael Hecht
01/2012 - Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman
02/2012 - The Believing Brain by Michael Shermer
03/2012 - Forged: Writing in the Name of God by Bart Ehrman
04/2012 - Free Will by Sam Harris
05/2012 - Your Inner Fish by Neil Shubin

*insert long hiatus*

10/2014 - Waking Up by Sam Harris
11/2014 - Just Babies by Paul Bloom
12/2014 - Free Will by Sam Harris (back by popular demand)
01/2015 - CANCELLED
02/2015 - Don't Shoot by David Kennedy
03/2015 - The Righteous Mind by Jonathan Haidt
04/2015 - Undeniable by Bill Nye
05/2015 - Why Women Have Sex by David Buss and Cindy Meston
06/2015 - Mortality by Christopher Hitchens
07/2015 - Being Mortal by Atul Gwande
08/2015 - The Denial of Death by Ernest Becker
09/2015 - All Who Go Do Not Return by Shuleem Deen
10/2015 - Walden by Henry David Thoreau
11/2015 - Islam and the Future of Tolerance by Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz
12/2015 - Only a Theory by Ken Miller
01/2016 - Phantoms of the Brain by V.S. Ramachandran
02/2016 - Marriage, A History by Stephanie Coontz
03/2016 - Living with Guns by Craig Whitney
04/2016 - Dreamland by David Randall
05/2016 - Quiet by Susan Cain and Common Sense by Thomas Paine
06/2016 - Hand to Mouth by Linda Tirado
07/2016 - The Empathy Gap by JD Trout
08/2016 - Plutocrats United by Richard Hasen
09/2016 - Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
10/2016 - Ghettoside by Jill Leovy
11/2016 - Sex, Murder, and the Meaning of Life by Douglas Kenrick
12/2016 - The Sexual Paradox by Susan Pinker
01/2017 - The Math Myth by Andrew Hacker
02/2017 - The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature by Matt Ridley
03/2017 - The Secular Conscience by Austin Dacey
04/2017 - The Non-Religious by Luke Galen, Phil Zuckerman, and Frank Pasquale
05/2017 - The End Of White Christian America by Robert Jones
Mesa, AZ
Post #: 42
Here are some links to specific books we discussed at the April Book Club Meet Up:

RE: Did Jesus Exist? by Bart Ehrman, 11/2012
Bart Ehrman's NPR interview, "Did Jesus Exist?"­

RE: Free Will by Sam Harris, 04/2012
Big Story: What the brain tells us­

Also, a book I enjoyed reading and recommend:
"THE SWERVE: How the World Became Modern," 2011, by Stephen Greenblatt,
2011 National Book award for Non-Fiction
2012 Pulitzer Prize for Non-Fiction­­

Sorry, problems with links.
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