The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason is a book by Sam Harris , concerning organized religion, the clash between religious faith and rational thought, and the problem of intolerance that correlates with religious fundamentalism. Harris began writing the book during what he described as a period of "collective grief and stupefaction" following the September 11, attacks. In the same month it entered The New York Times Best Seller list at number four, and remained on the list for a total of 33 weeks. The End of Faith opens with a literary account of a day in the life of a suicide bomber — his last day.
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Sex segregation or sex separation is the physical, legal, or cultural separation of people according to their biological sex. Sex segregation can refer simply to the physical and spatial separation by sex without any connotation of illegal discrimination. In other circumstances, sex segregation can be controversial. Depending on the circumstances, it can be a violation of capabilities and human rights and can create economic inefficiencies; on the other hand, some supporters argue that it is central to certain religious laws and social and cultural histories and traditions. The term gender segregation is used in a similar way to sex segregation, even though sex and gender are usually considered distinct concepts.