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Why Gods Persist A Scientific Approach to Religion

ISBN-10: 0415497620
ISBN-13: 9780415497626
Edition: 2nd 2010 (Revised)
Authors: Robert A. Hinde
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Book details

List price: $46.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 9/29/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.034
Language: English

List of figures
Preface
Acknowledgements
Religion and science: the questions
Some background issues
What does it mean to say 'I believe'?
What are gods like?
The development of beliefs
Why do people believe in gods?
The dynamics of belief and its relation to the social system
Narratives
Ritual: background considerations
The form and sequence of ritual: magic
The motivation and consequences of ritual
Moral codes: background considerations
Prosocial behaviour and reciprocity
Other moral precepts
Religious experience
Social aspects of religious systems
Why do religious systems persist?
Where do we go from here?
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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