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The Resource The faith instinct : how religion evolved and why it endures, Nicholas Wade

The faith instinct : how religion evolved and why it endures, Nicholas Wade

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The faith instinct : how religion evolved and why it endures
Title
The faith instinct
Title remainder
how religion evolved and why it endures
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Wade
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on a broad range of scientific evidence to theorize an evolutionary basis for religion, considering how religion may have served as an essential component of early society survival and that the brain may be inherently inclined toward religious behavior
Summary
Draws on a broad range of scientific evidence to theorize an evolutionary basis for religion, considering how religion may have served as an essential component of early society survival and that the brain may be inherently inclined toward religious behavior
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328839
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DLC
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Wade, Nicholas
Dewey number
201
Index
index present
LC call number
BL51
LC item number
.W133 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Religion
Target audience
adult
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how religion evolved and why it endures
Label
The faith instinct : how religion evolved and why it endures, Nicholas Wade
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-297) and index
Contents
The nature of religion -- The moral instinct -- The evolution of religious behavior -- Music, dance and trance -- Ancestral religion -- The transformation -- The tree of religion -- Morality, trust and trade -- The ecology of religion -- Religion and warfare -- Religion and nation -- The future of religion
Control code
ocn318411664
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9781594202285
Lccn
2009028497
System control number
(OCoLC)318411664
Label
The faith instinct : how religion evolved and why it endures, Nicholas Wade
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-297) and index
Contents
The nature of religion -- The moral instinct -- The evolution of religious behavior -- Music, dance and trance -- Ancestral religion -- The transformation -- The tree of religion -- Morality, trust and trade -- The ecology of religion -- Religion and warfare -- Religion and nation -- The future of religion
Control code
ocn318411664
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9781594202285
Lccn
2009028497
System control number
(OCoLC)318411664

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