See also #TL05AB: Anthropomorphism and Related Phenomena
Two very important books shed further light on why most humans
seem to have a need for "religiosity" in its numerous forms:
* Wings of Illusion
* The Corruption of Reality
by John Shumaker
I have covered a small part of this territory in The "Unreality Imperative"
but still have to flesh it out considerably.
At 12:24 PM 07/12/2001 -0700, "J. R. Molloy" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>From: "BigBooster" <email@example.com>
> > 'Faces in the
> > Clouds: A New Theory of Religion' by Stewart Guthrie
>Thank you! Looks like yet another book I need to read.
>Religion is universal human culture. No phenomenon is more widely shared or
>more intensely studied, yet there is no agreement on what religion is. Now, in
>Faces in the Clouds, anthropologist Stewart Guthrie provides a provocative
>definition of religion in a bold and persuasive new theory.
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