The Friendly Atheist, Fox News, And The Importance Of Religion


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*Quick References*
[1] Hemant Mehta (2018) “Hemant Mehta And Tony Perkins On FOX News”,
Accessed 24th November 2018 Via;

Here’s My FOX News Segment About How We Find Meaning in Life Outside of Religion

[2]Kimberly Kindy & Elise Viebeck (2017) “How A Conservative Group Dealt With A Fondling Charge Against A Rising GOP Star”, Accessed 24th November 2018;

[3] Pew Research Center (2018) “Where Americans Find Meaning In Life”,
Accessed 26th November 2018;

Where Americans Find Meaning in Life

[4] Thom Rainer (1997) “The Great Commission to Reach a New Generation”, Southern Baptist Journal Of Theology, pp.40-50
Accessed 26th November 2018;

[5] Vern L. Bengtson, Norella M. Putney, Merril Silverstein, & Susan C. Harris (2015) “Does Religiousness Increase With Age? Age Changes And Generational Differences Over 35 Years”, Journal For The Scientific Study of Religion, 54(2), pp.363-379

[6] Gallup (2018) “Religion”,
Accessed 26th November 2018;

[7] Joyce Martin, Brady Hamilton, Michelle Osterman, Anne Driscoll, & Patrick Drake (2018) “Births: Final Data For 2017″ National Vital Statistics Reports, 67(8)

[8] Nature (2018) “Editorial”,
Accessed 24th November 2018;

[9] Nature (2018) “Us Proposal For Defining Gender Has No Basis In Science”,
Accessed 24th November 2018;

[10] American Psychological Association (2009) “Report Of The American Psychological Association Task Force On Appropriate Therapeutic Responses To Sexual Orientation”,

[11] American Psychological Association (2009) “Just The Facts About Sexual Orientation And Youth”,

[12] American Academy Of Pediatrics (2015) “Letterhead For Washington DC 2015”, American Academy Of Pediatrics
Accessed 19th September 2018;

[13] UK Council for Psychotherapy (2015) “Memorandum Of Understanding On Conversion Therapy In The UK”,
Accessed 31st August 2016:

[14] UK Council for Psychotherapy (2014) “Conversion Therapy Consensus Statement”,
Accessed 31st August 2016:

[15] World Psychiatric Association (2016) “WPA Position Statement On Gender Identity And Same-sex Orientation, Attraction, And Behaviours”,
Accessed 19th September 2018;

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