- Secular and religious humanism
- The idea of the sacred
- The vexed issue of science in both religious and secular accounts of knowledge
- Spirituality for the godless
- Non-western perspectives on the atheism/theism debate.
A key feature of the collection is a dialogue between Raymond Tallis and Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of Canterbury. Religion and Atheism: Beyond the Divide will interest anyone who is concerned about the clash between the religious and the secular and how to move beyond it, as well as students of ethics, philosophy of religion and religious studies.