The philosopher argues that a culture of debate, in which people of all backgrounds can openly discuss the truth, is philosophy's real answer to conflict.
Embracing a scientific worldview excludes the possibility of also believing in God, says the evolutionary biologist. He picks Five Books that help explain why this is the case.
It's abstract and not everyone's cup of tea but, in many ways, inescapable. Cambridge University philosopher Tim Crane introduces the best books on metaphysics.
Elizabeth Harris is a senior lecturer in Religious Studies at Liverpool Hope University where she specialises in Buddhism. She says the Dalai Lama affirms that everyone likes happiness and not pain. He then stresse