Andrew Kernohan has a Ph.D in philosophy from the University of Toronto and is an Adjunct Professor at Dalhousie University. He is the author of Liberalism, Equality, and Cultural Oppression (Cambridge University Press, 1998) and various articles in professional philosophy journals.
How can an atheist lead a meaningful life? The answer is to follow modern science, give up the
search for purpose in life, and start looking for what truly matters. This requires paying attention
to emotional responses, taking the effort to make emotional judgments true, and constructing a
life that is truly worthy of respect. A Guide for the Godless offers philosophical advice on this quest.