Theism, Atheism, and Dismissive Attitudes

Here are two hypotheses about theism, atheism, and dismissive attitudes.

H1: for (some / many / most) theists, how dismissive a theist is to atheism is inversely proportional to how familiar said theist is to the best, most robust arguments for atheism*

H2: for (some / many / most) atheists, how dismissive an atheist is to theism is inversely proportional to how familiar said atheist is to best, most robust arguments arguments for theism

* For purposes of this post, replace “atheism” with “the positive belief that God does not exist”

Index: Rebuttal to Geisler's and Turek's "I Don't Have Enough Faith to be an Atheist"
A Nasty Christian Apologist Defends the Indefensible
Six Findings from Experimental Science Which Disconfirm Theism
Randal Rauser's Latest Book (with a Contribution from Yours Truly)
About Jeffery Jay Lowder

Jeffery Jay Lowder is President Emeritus of Internet Infidels, Inc., which he co-founded in 1995. He is also co-editor of the book, The Empty Tomb: Jesus Beyond the Grave.