Back up to: The Essay
4/5 American poet and historian Jennifer Michael Hecht argues doubt is 'a beautiful thing'.
3/5 Journalist and writer Madeleine Bunting discusses religious doubt.
2/5 Susan Greenfield argues that doubt among scientists should be 'as natural as breathing'.
1/5 Alastair Campbell on how self-doubt can be a remarkable source of energy and creativity.
1/5 Mark Vernon argues that disliking doubt in politics implies a loss of faith in it.