Archive for July 2012

Exposing the Mythologies of Evolution

Jul 26th, 2012 | By

by Chris Bateman Is the conflict over evolution in the United States a straightforward case of “science” versus “religion” or is there more to this story that meets the eye? In my latest book, The Mythology of Evolution, I look deep into both the research and the cultural conflicts surrounding evolutionary theories and conclude that

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Cloud Time by Rob Coley and Dean Lockwood

Jul 25th, 2012 | By

978-1-78099-095-8, $14.95, £9.99 With the cloud, we have certainly entered into what China Mieville dubs the ‘Tentacular Novum’. Even as businesses and consumers embrace it, the cloud remains an unknown force. It is an overdetermined, unutterable power of transformation, an escapee from the ‘prison-house of the known’ as Lovecraft had it. Infused within the fabric

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“Spiritual But Not Religious”

Jul 18th, 2012 | By

Rabbi Jason Rosenberg from Tampa reviews Dispirited.. At http://cbatampa.blogspot.co.uk/2012/07/but-not-religious.html, Rabbi Jason Rosenberg from Tampa reviews Dispirited. Below is a flavour of the piece… David Webster has a book out called Dispirited: How Contemporary Spirituality Makes Us Stupid, Selfish and Unhappy. I haven’t read the book, yet, but I did read a short interview with him about it, and it definitely got

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Excerpt: The Rough Guide to the Dark Side

Jul 15th, 2012 | By

The Rough Guide to the Dark Side Daniel Simpson’s amazing book should be read by everyone who is interested in how the human side of this world really works – which means EVERYONE! He uses humor as Shakespeare did – to lighten the load of a heavy, dark, and important story. John Perkins, author of

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