Beyond Belief

From thesciencenetwork : Beyond Belief: Enlightenment 2.0

The following links route to full length sessions, each with several speakers and question periods:
Wednesday, October 31: Session 1 of 2
Wednesday, October 31: Session 2 of 2
Thursday, November 1: Session 1 of 2
Thursday, November 1: Session 2 of 2
Friday, November 2: Session 1 of 1

The videos are available in session length or as individual lectures on Google videos.

Philosophers, historians, sociologists, economists, scientists ... mostly atheists, of course.

Lots, often controversial, to digest.

Happily, No Double Standards is posting summaries and commentary:

Beyond Belief: Enlightenment 2.0
BB2: Enlightenment 2.0 Introduction
BB2:Does the Enlightenment need an upgrade? Darrin McMahon
BB2: The Enlightenment as a Populist Movement: Margaret Jacob
BB2: Enlightenment 2.0 has a bug, it is still religion: Edward Slingerland
BB2: Look at the Pre-Enlightenment - Are we re-inventing the wheel? : Donald Rutherford
BB2: Teach the four Rs, the fourth being religion! :Daniel Dennett
BB2: Is the "New Atheism" a stealth religion? :David Sloan Wilson BB2: Informal Discussion Session 1, First Day
BB2: Enlightenment 2.0 requires Morality 2.0 :Jonathan Haidt
BB2:Trade creates trust to resolve tribalism:Michael Shermer

å Suffering the Slingerland Arrows

E2.0: Beyond Belief: Enlightenment 2.0: Introduction .
E2.0: Darrin McMahon: Enlightenment as the Seed to Social Chaos.
E2.0: Margaret Jacob: Enlightenment 1.0 as a Populist Movement .
E2.0: Edward Slingerland: The Religion that Denies it is a Religion.
E2.0: Discussion 1: Necessary False Beliefs.
E2.0: Donald Rutherford: Other Worldly Happiness.
E2.0: Discussion 2: Happiness and the Absence of Suffering.
E2.0: Daniel Dennett: “But What If It’s True?”.
E2.0: Edward Sloan Wilson: New Atheism a Stealth Religion.
E2.0: Daniel Dennett: Teach the Children
E2.0: Michael Shermer: Tribalism and the Free Market.

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