For those of you who thirst for knowledge, must often look for something interesting in between the pages of books. As did Neuroscientist, Sam Harris, which is highly controversial because of frequent criticism in a number of writings. He and Professor Reza Aslan draw up a list of books to read recommendations that are considered to make intelligent and open-minded person.
To note, Harris is a non-fiction writer famous of the United States. He is the author of The End of Faith (2004), which won the PEN / Martha Albrand, and Letter to a Christian Nation (2006).
While Aslan was a professor of religion in America. Initially he was a Muslim, and in the process of searching for God, he moved to Christianity. Then in the next search process he returned to Islam.
The following list of books recommended both potentially making a comeback:
1. The History of Western Philosophy by Bertrand Russell (1945)
2. Reasons and Persons by Derek Parfit (1984)
3. The Last Word by Thomas Nagal (1997)
4. The Holy Koran (Quran)
5. superintelligence by Nick Bostrom (2014)
6. Humiliation: And Other Essays on Honor, Social Discomfort and Violence by William Ian Miller (1995)
7. The Flight of the Garuda: The Dzogchen Tradition of Tibetan Buddhism by Keith Dowman (2003)
8. I am That by Nisargadatta Maharaj (1973)
9. Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali (2006)
10. The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion (2005)
11. The Journalist and the Murderer by Janet Malcolm (1990)
12. Machete Season: The Killers in Rwanda Speak by Jean Hatzfeld (2003)