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Book: Everyday Humanism

Chapter: 5. A Guide to Resources for Educating the Next Generation

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.20498


In describing their duty to their children, many religious believers express the unalloyed hope that their descendants will believe as they do. What position should a humanist take? Should we wish to raise Freethinker children who genuinely think for themselves and arrive at their own conclusions? This chapter explores this question.

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  • Bob Bhaerman ( - bbhaerman)