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Atheism

Atheism

Author: Carissa Wyant
Description:

This lesson introduces the concept of atheism, the belief that the world is literally "a theos," without god.

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Terms to Know
Agnosticism

Either the belief that the existence of god(s) has not been proven, or the belief that the existence of god(s) can never be proven.

Atheism

The belief that god does not exist.

Darwinism

The natural philosophy of Charles Darwin, most often associated with the theory of evolution.