Religion Explained

Author: Pascal Boyer
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407020870
Size: 18.93 MB
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Pascal Boyer shows how experimental findings in cognitive science, evolutionary biology and cultural anthropology are now providing precise answers to these general questions, and providing, for the first time, real answers to the question: ...

Religion Explained

Author: Pascal Boyer
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 046500461X
Size: 66.86 MB
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Many of our questions about religion, says renowned anthropologist Pascal Boyer, are no longer mysteries.

Religion Explained

Author: Pascal Boyer
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 046500461X
Size: 29.74 MB
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Many of our questions about religion, says renowned anthropologist Pascal Boyer, are no longer mysteries.

Modes Of Religiosity

Author: Harvey Whitehouse
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780759106154
Size: 69.75 MB
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Are you tired of the flood of descriptions and interpretations of religions which offer no clear strategy for evaluation, comparison, and testing? Modes of Religiosity can provide you with a new way to think when you think about religion.

Why Religion Is Natural And Science Is Not

Author: Robert N. McCauley
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199827265
Size: 44.32 MB
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A comparison of the cognitive foundations of religion and science and an argument that religion is cognitively natural and that science is cognitively unnatural.

The Invention Of God

Author: Bill Lauritzen
Publisher: Earth360.com
ISBN: 0978754336
Size: 29.86 MB
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Drawing on history, geology, volcanology, anthropology, chemistry, astronomy, archeology, oceanography, biology and cognitive science, the author reveals the surprising true meaning of our most sacred stories. “Bill Lauritzen is some kind ...

How The Bible Works

Author: Brian Malley
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780759106659
Size: 65.25 MB
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Drawing on recent cognitive and social theory and extensive fieldwork in an evangelical church, Malley's book is an invaluable guide for seminarians, social scientists of religion, or for anyone who wants to understand just how the Bible ...

Rethinking Religion

Author: E. Thomas Lawson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521438063
Size: 27.36 MB
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This book develops a cognitive approach to religion.

Faces In The Clouds

Author: Stewart Elliott Guthrie
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195356809
Size: 62.86 MB
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Now, in Faces in the Clouds, anthropologist Stewart Guthrie provides a provocative definition of religion in a bold and persuasive new theory.

In Gods We Trust

Author: Scott Atran
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019988434X
Size: 44.18 MB
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This ambitious, interdisciplinary book seeks to explain the origins of religion using our knowledge of the evolution of cognition.