A Secular Buddhism by Stephen Batchelor

Summarize an argument for “secular buddhism” and provide two arguments against Batchelor’s Thesis based on your analysis and then provide two arguments of your own (not found in Batchelor) in support of Batchelor’s thesis and then finally...

Writer’s Choice

In an essay of 250 – 350  words describe the closest experience  you have had to what the readings describe as “religious” or “unobjective.”  This need not necessarily involve “God,” but should reflect some of the...

Islamist Views

Read Chapt. 2 of the Phares book. Books used Phares, Walid (2005) Future Jihad, Terrorist Strategies Against the West, Palgrave, Macmillan and Aaron, David (2008) In Their Own Words, Voices of Jihad, Rand: Santa Monica, California