Robert G. Ingersoll

Robert Green "Bob" Ingersoll (/ˈɪŋɡərˌsɔːl, -ˌsɒl, -səl/; 11 Ogos 1833 - 21 Julai 1899) oalah seorang penulis dan orator Amerika Syarikat pada Zaman Keemasan Pemikiran Bebas, yang mengkempenkan pembelaan terhadap agnotisisme. Beliau menerima jolokan "Agnostik Agung".[1]

Robert G. Ingersoll
Info kelahiranRobert Green Ingersoll
(1833-08-11)11 Ogos 1833
Dresden, New York, AS
Kematian21 Julai 1899(1899-07-21) (umur 65)
Dobbs Ferry, New York, AS
KuburArlington National Cemetery
PekerjaanAhli politik, orator, penceramah
TempohAbad ke-19
GenreSatira, esei, komen sosial, komen politik, sastra falsafah, kritisisme biblikal]
SubjekPemikiran bebas, agnostisisme, humanisme, abolisionisme, hak wanita
PasanganEva Parker Ingersoll
AnakEva Ingersoll Brown
Maud Ingersoll Probasco
SaudaraEbon Clarke Ingersoll

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  1. ^ Wilson, Rufus R. (16 March 1890). "A Sketch of the Life of America's Most Noted Agnostic by Rufus Wilson". The Elmira Telegram. Dicapai pada 2018-09-16.

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  • Nathan G. Alexander,Race in a Godless World: Atheism, Race, and Civilization, 1850-1914. New York/Manchester: New York University Press/Manchester University Press, 2019. ISBN 978-1526142375
  • Eric T. Brandt, Timothy Larsen, "The Old Atheism Revisited: Robert G. Ingersoll and the Bible," Journal of The Historical Society, vol. 11, no. 2 (2011), pp. 211–238.
  • Eugene V. Debs, "Recollections of Ingersoll," Pearson's Magazine, vol. 37, no. 4 (April 1917), pp. 302–307.
  • Susan Jacoby, The Great Agnostic: Robert Ingersoll and American Freethought. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2013.
  • Orvin Larson, American Infidel: Robert G. Ingersoll a Biography. Citadel Press, 1962.
  • Susan Jacoby, Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism. Metropolitan Books, 2004.

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