‘Science and Religion’ Moving away from the shallow end
This report is the culmination of a three–year project researching public and elite attitudes to science and religion in the UK today (2022)
Where did religion come from? Nick Spencer discusses this age old question with Professor Robin Dunbar on BBC Radio 4. 10/4/22
Have you ever wondered, where did religion come from? How has it evolved? And why does it continue to hold a place of prominence in society?
Nick Spencer discusses these matters with prominent evolutionary psychologist, Professor Robin Dunbar.
Listen here, 37.20.
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Nick is Senior Fellow at Theos. He is the author of a number of books and reports, most recently ‘The Political Samaritan: how power hijacked a parable’ (Bloomsbury, 2017), ‘The Evolution of the West’ (SPCK, 2016) and ‘Atheists: The Origin of the Species’ (Bloomsbury, 2014).
Posted 11 April 2022
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