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Unintelligent Design: Why God Isn't as Smart as She Thinks She Is
Using all sorts of examples from the natural and scientific world Robyn Williams takes on the stalking monster of fundamentalist religion and creationism in a short, wicked and witty debunk of the nonsense that is intelligent design - a book to infuriate the religious right and amuse the rest of us.
ebook, 180 pages
Published August 1st 2006 by Allen & Unwin
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I am exactly the choir that Williams is preaching to but I couldn't even finish this short book. Snide, poorly executed, and poorly explained. Examples used to back up arguments are outlined but not explained, so that anyone unfamiliar with the topics could never figure out the sense of it.
Read another book on this topic.
Aug 11, 2009 Manfred Lange rated it really liked it · review of another edition
Recommends it for: Open-minded people, religious or not, wanting to enrich their thinking
If you're open-minded it's a good read spiced up with humor. The author takes looks at evolution, intelligent design, religion, science from his particular perspective. You don't have to agree or disagree with the author. But being dealing with the author's perspective will definitely make your thinking much richer even if you come to completely different conclusions. I've a mixed stance towards the author's position. However, the thoughts expressed have triggered interest in reading more about ...more