From theist to atheist

Published March 24, 2018

This is a reading list proven to add an A to your views about a god, ANY god…

In alphabetical order…

3 Keys to Defeating Unconscious Bias Sondra Theiderman

A Skeptic’s Guide to the Mind: What Neuroscience Can and Cannot Tell Us about Ourselves Robert A. Burton

Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals are? Frans De Waal

Blind Spot: The Hidden Biases of Good People Mahzarin R. Banaji, Anthony G. Greenwald

But What if We’re Wrong? Chuck Klosterman

Conjecture & Proof: An Introduction to Mathematical Thinking Diane Driscoll Schwartz

Did Man Create God?: Is Your Spiritual Brain at Peace With Your Thinking Brain?  David E. Comings

DNA USA: A Genetic Portrait of America Bryan Sykes

Emotional Intelligence: Why it can Matter More than IQ Daniel Goleman

God is Not One: The Eight Rival Religions that Run the World – And Why Their Differences Matter Stephen Prothero

God without Religion: Questioning Centuries of Accepted Truths Sankara Saranam

How Emotions are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain Lisa Feldman Barrett

How Enlightenment Changes Your Brain: The New Science of Transformation Andrew Newberg, Mark Robert Waldman

Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and its Consequences John Allen Paulos

Invisible Influence: The Hidden Forces that Shape Behavior Jonah Berger

Jesus, Buddha, Krishna, and Lao Tzu: The Parallel Sayings Richard Hooper

The (Honest) Truth about Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone – Especially Ourselves Dan Ariely

The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined Steven Pinker

The Future of God: A Practical Approach to Spirituality for Our Times Deepak Chopra

The Gene: An Intimate History Siddhartha Mukherjee

The God Problem: How a Godless Cosmos Creates Howard Bloom

The Greatest Show On Earth: The Evidence for Evolution Richard Dawkins

The Invisible Gorilla: How Our Intuitions Deceive Us Christopher Chabris, Daniel Simons

The Marshmallow Test: Mastering Self-Control Walter Mischel

The Unpersuadables: Adventures with the Enemies of Science Will Storr

Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner

Thinking, Fast and Slow Daniel Kahneman

What Matters Most: Living a More Considered Life James Hollis

Winning the Brain Game: Fixing the 7 Fatal Flaws of Thinking Matthew E. May

You Are Not so Smart: Why You have Too Many Friends on Facebook, Why Your Memory is Mostly Fiction, and 46 Other Ways You’re Deluding Yourself David McRaney

You are Now Less Dumb: How to Conquer Mob Mentality, How to Buy Happiness, and All the Other Ways to Outsmart Yourself David McRaney