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Author Joshi, S. T., 1958-

Title God's defenders : what they believe and why they are wrong : William James, C.K. Chesterton, T.S. Eliot, William F. Buckley, Jerry Fallwell, Annie Dillard, C.S. Lewis / by S.T. Joshi.

Published Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  200 JOSH    AVAILABLE
Physical description 330 pages : illustrations, ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Pragmatical Professor: William James 29 -- 2. Bulldog and the Patrician: G. K. Chesterton and T. S. Eliot 67 -- 3. Surprised by Folly: C. S. Lewis 105 -- 4. God and the Yale Man: William F. Buckley Jr. 129 -- 5. Religion and Politics: Stephen L. Carter 161 -- 6. Fire and Brimstone: Jerry Falwell 183 -- 7. Hand-Wringing from the Literati: Reynolds Price and Annie Dillard 207 -- 8. Beautiful Souls: Elisabeth Kubler-Ross 227 -- 9. Chatting with the Big Guy: Neale Donald Walsch 247 -- 10. Religion and Morals: Guenter Lewy 265.
Summary Joshi presents a highly acerbic critique of the religious point of view that dissects the arguments offered by well-known apologists for various tenets of belief.
Subject Religion -- Controversial literature.
Christianity -- Controversial literature.
ISBN 1591020808