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Product Description: A Mexican immigrant and rising star within the Christian community abandons his faith and comes out as a gay atheist In this exceptionally moving and soul-searching memoir, Fernando Alcántar recounts his incredible journey from poor Catholic boy on the dusty streets of Mexico to globetrotting missionary and high-profile Christian leader in the United States—where he eventually left his celebrated life behind to advocate for the liberating power of reason and equality...read more
By Dan Barker (foreword by)

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9780534341411, titled "The Reluctant Welfare State: American Social Welfare Policies-Past, Present, and Future" | Brooks/Cole Pub Co, July 1, 1996, cover price $54.95 | also contains The Reluctant Welfare State: American Social Welfare Policies-Past, Present, and Future | About this edition: Your students will find discussion of these issues and more in this comprehensive, scholarly introduction to social welfaare policy in the United States.

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9781634310482 | Pitchstone Llc, November 30, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A Mexican immigrant and rising star within the Christian community abandons his faith and comes out as a gay atheist In this exceptionally moving and soul-searching memoir, Fernando Alcántar recounts his incredible journey from poor Catholic boy on the dusty streets of Mexico to globetrotting missionary and high-profile Christian leader in the United States—where he eventually left his celebrated life behind to advocate for the liberating power of reason and equality.

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Product Description: Atheism's leading lights have long been intellectuals raised in the secular and academic worlds: Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and the late Christopher Hitchens. By contrast, Jerry DeWitt was born and bred into the church and was in fact a Pentecostal preacher before arriving at atheism through an extraordinary dialogue with faith that spanned more than a quarter of a century...read more

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9780306822247 | Da Capo Pr, June 25, 2013, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Atheism's leading lights have long been intellectuals raised in the secular and academic worlds: Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and the late Christopher Hitchens.

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9780306822896 | Da Capo Pr, October 27, 2015, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Atheism's leading lights have long been intellectuals raised in the secular and academic worlds: Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and the late Christopher Hitchens.

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Product Description: This collection features more than two dozen narratives by atheists from different backgrounds across the United States. Ranging in age, race, sexual orientation, and religious upbringing, these individuals address deconversion, community building, parenting, and romantic relationships, providing a nuanced look at living without a god in a predominantly Christian nation...read more

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9780231163583 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 3, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This collection features more than two dozen narratives by atheists from different backgrounds across the United States.

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Product Description: Many of the former atheists in this book had investigated religion's claims to truth, rejected them--and were shocked to then find themselves turning to faith. They include: a university professor unexpectedly attracted to the faith when a student describes her retreat at a monastery; a young woman impressed by a colleague's Mass attendance, who writes, I wanted to find her ridiculous, but quite unexpectedly, I felt like the ridiculous one; a Polish immigrant who shared Communism's disdain for religion...read more

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9780867169577 | Servant Books, March 1, 2011, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Many of the former atheists in this book had investigated religion's claims to truth, rejected them--and were shocked to then find themselves turning to faith.

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Product Description: Finding an Unseen God is a vulnerable and thought-provoking telling of Alicia Chole's journey from confident atheism to sincere faith in Jesus. Describing herself as a "fierce realist who prefers unanswered questions over fairy tales," Chole explores the mystery of belief...read more

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9780764206023 | Bethany House Pub, May 1, 2009, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Finding an Unseen God is a vulnerable and thought-provoking telling of Alicia Chole's journey from confident atheism to sincere faith in Jesus.

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9781441204691 | Bethany House Pub, May 1, 2009, cover price $13.99

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Product Description: ADVANCE PRAISE FOR "GODLESS" Valuable in the human story are the reflections of intelligent and ethical people who listen to the voice of reason and who allow it to vanquish bigotry and superstition. This book is a classic example...read more
By Dan Barker and Richard Dawkins (foreword by)

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9781569756775 | Ulysses Pr, September 1, 2008, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: ADVANCE PRAISE FOR "GODLESS" Valuable in the human story are the reflections of intelligent and ethical people who listen to the voice of reason and who allow it to vanquish bigotry and superstition.

Product Description: What is it like to grow up in a house with no religion? What kind of experiences does someone have when one is not a believer and yet comes into constant contact with religion? How can a person find out what they are when they focus primarily on what they are not? These are the questions raised in the memoir Nothing...read more

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9781591025290 | Prometheus Books, March 6, 2007, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: What is it like to grow up in a house with no religion?

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9781417771509 | Turtleback Books, March 14, 2007, cover price $29.45 | About this edition: What is it like to grow up in a house with no religion?

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Product Description: Why did Life Magazine dub her "the most hated woman in America"? Did she unravel the moral fiber of America or defend the Constitution?They found her heaped in a shallow grave, sawed up, and burned. Thus ended Madalyn Murray O'Hair, the articulate "atheist bitch" whose 1963 U...read more

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9780826416445 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 28, 2005, cover price $90.00

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9780826418876 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 15, 2006, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Why did Life Magazine dub her "the most hated woman in America"?

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A former preacher tell why he abandoned the guidance of the Bible to follow the dictates of own conscience.

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9781877733130 | Freedom from Religion Fndtn, June 1, 2006, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A former preacher tell why he abandoned the guidance of the Bible to follow the dictates of own conscience.

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9781877733079 | Freedom from Religion Fndtn, September 1, 1992, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Autobiographical story of journeying from fundamentalist/evangelical minister to atheist.

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A portrait of the woman at the core of the landmark Supreme Court case to ban prayer in public schools draws on extensive court records, interviews, and previously unreleased documents to discuss Madalyn Murray O'Hair's public skirmishes with the law, her arranged marriage, and her sensational murder. Reprint.

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9780743228336 | Free Pr, October 1, 2003, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A portrait of the woman at the core of the landmark Supreme Court case to ban prayer in public schools discusses her public skirmishes with the law, her arranged marriage, and her sensational murder.

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9780425201169 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, October 1, 2004), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A portrait of the woman at the core of the landmark Supreme Court case to ban prayer in public schools discusses her public skirmishes with the law, her arranged marriage, and her sensational murder.

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Product Description: Book by Goodheart, Lawrence B.

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9780873383974 | Kent State Univ Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Book by Goodheart, Lawrence B.

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Product Description: An Atheist Epic tells the dramatic story of how fourteen-year-old William J. Muray III and his mother Madalyn Murray (later O'Hair) challenged the compulsory recitation of the Lord's Prayer and forced reading of the Christian Bible in the public schools of Baltimore...read more

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9780910309899 | 2 edition (Amer Atheist Pr, October 1, 1989), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: An Atheist Epic tells the dramatic story of how fourteen-year-old William J.

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