Penny Edgell

Director of Graduate Studies in Sociology at the University of Minnesota

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Three hundred years after the Age of Enlightenment began some nonbelievers are worried that reason is losing out to religion.

Are Atheists Evangelizing against God?

Three hundred years after the Age of Enlightenment began some nonbelievers are worried that reason is losing out to religion.

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