Daniel C. Dennett


Daniel C. Dennett is University Professor and Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy and Co-Director of the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University. He is the author of several books, including "Caught in the Pulpit" (co-authored by Linda LaScola), "Breaking the Spell," "Freedom Evolves" and "Darwin's Dangerous Idea."

Stories by Daniel C. Dennett
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Pastors Who Don’t Believe: Can Churches Support Them?

How many churches today are led by ministers who have lost their faith? Can churches learn to accept and support them?

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How to tell if you’re an atheist

The existence of clergy without belief is neither rare nor trivial.

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Open the books, tell the truth

Pope Benedict the XVI cannot escape responsibility for clerical sex abuse scandals in Europe.

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Problem of evil and religion’s double standard

There is no “solution” to the problem of evil.

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Religious no longer a protected class

Not only is there no media bias against Christianity, but a double-standard exists.

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Good Without Gods

We can all be good for goodness’ — not God’s — sake.