The "God" Part of the Brain

The "God" Part of the Brain

A Scientific Interpretation of Human Spirituality and God

Book - 2006
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If you've ever contemplated your existence, your place in the world, or wondered at the origins of spirituality and religion, then this text is essential reading. It explains how our spiritual behaviour patterns are evolutionary adaptations of the realisation that death is inevitable and inescapable.
Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, 2006.
Edition: 5th ed.
ISBN: 9781402207488
Branch Call Number: 200. 19 ALP 2006
Characteristics: 273 p.


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beckstar12 Mar 22, 2017

This is the most and succint and accurate explanation I have come across to the great conundrum of religion and 'GOD'. The author insightfully draws upon the physiological roots of 'spirituality' stating that there is a part of the brain, likened with evolution; that has allowed the myth of 'GOD' to be perpetuated.
I highly recommend this book to anyone who would like to find 'answers' and have not found it in any religion.

Thank you.

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