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Code: BGODThe ever-topical science vs. religion debate is given a unique perspective entertaining and enlightening comic strip. Brings together a wealth of facts, figures and the views of some of our most distinguished scientists, philosophers and atheists. A critique of the negative impacts of religion centered on an appeal for the teaching of creationism to be dropped from education.
With an introduction by Professor Lawrence M Krauss, and published with the active involvement of both the American and British Humanist Associations.
A graphic novel that explores the evolution vs creation debate and calls for an end to the teaching of creationism in schools. It pans out to consider the negative impacts of religion, and with the active support of the American Humanist Association and the British Humanist Association, demonstrates how a concern for humanism, science and reasoned logical thinking is crucial for the development of society.
About the Author:
Sean Michael Wilson is a comic book writer from Scotland, who now lives in Japan. He has had more than a dozen books published with a variety of US, UK and Japanese publishers. His book with War on Want, Iraq :Operation Corporate Takeover was widely reported on by a variety of mainstream agencies. He is also the editor of the critically acclaimed collection AX:alternative manga (one of Publishers Weekly’s Best ten books of 2010). He is co-author of the recent visual history of protest Fight the Power. Visit Sean’s website at www.seanmichaelwilson.weebly.com
About the Illustrator:
Hunt Emerson is a cartoonist living and working in Birmingham, England. He was closely involved with the Birmingham Arts Lab of the mid-to-late 1970s, and with the British underground comics scene of the 1970s and 1980s. The Emerson graphic novels Lady Chatterley’s Lover, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Casanova’s Last Standand other adaptations of classic novels and tales have been successfully sold in numerous countries, and translated into several different languages. He is co-artist of the recent visual history of protest Fight the Power. Visit Hunt’s website at www.largecow.com.
'We need books like Goodbye God? to help expose both religious and scientific nonsense that can get in the way of sound thinking and to help produce a healthier and happier world with public policies that properly address the challenges of the 21st century.' - Professor Lawrence M Krauss, author of A Universe from Nothing.
'A unique and innovative primer on Humanism, the importance of science and the evolution vs creationism debate. This illustrated guide deserves to reach a wide audience.' - Richy Thompson, British Humanist Association.
'A superbly even-handed and open-minded graphic narrative discourse... gripping and genuinely revelatory reading.' - Comicsreview.co.uk.
Code: BATCCombining the practical with the visionary, Richard Swift shows that finding alternatives to capitalism is no longer an academic issue for the left – it is an urgent planetary necessity.CA$16.95
Code: BVILLTravel writing that goes beyond appearances and gives a sensitive account of what life is really like in the Sahel region of Africa.CA$16.95
Code: BWHYWritten by Financial Times journalist Michael Roscoe, this book explores why we must forget about growth, recognize that all wealth comes from the earth and share earnings more fairly. Using graphs, it creates a powerful picture of why our economy is getting worse and how we can make things better.CA$16.95
Code: BSPCA purely visual, word-free world history, from the Big Bang to Climate Chaos.
Check out the video clip at the foot of the main page.CA$23.95
Code: 390'Fair trade proposes an alternative that is based on ideas of social justice, product quality and care for the environment. This book is a sign of hope that another world is possible."
Dr. Francisco Van der Hoff
Co-Founder of the Netherland's Max Havelaar labelCA$49.95
Code: BWNLHow do people keep going against all the odds in their efforts to change the world? Meet nine remarkable individuals who tell their own inspiring life stories and are blazing trails for others to follow.CA$18.95
Code: BFIRESupporting Amnesty International, this is a rousing collection of poems by an international array of poets.
Includes the work of Adrienne Rich, Kimiko Hahn, Lorna Goodison, Abdulah Sidran, Harryette Mullen, Leila Djabali, Valerie Bloom, Tenzin Tsundue, Robert Hershon, Forough Farrokhzad and Margaret Atwood.CA$18.95
Code: BSTATEThe State of the World Atlas is a magnificently visual survey of current events and global trends.CA$23.00
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