Theological Incorrectness: Why Religious People Believe What They Shouldn't
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Theological Incorrectness: Why Religious People Believe What They Shouldn't

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"Ask two religious people one question, and you'll get three answers!"
Why do religious people believe what they shouldn't--not what others think they shouldn't believe, but things that don't accord with their own avowed religious beliefs? This engaging book explores this puzzling feature of human behavior.
D. Jason Slone terms this phenomenon "theological incorrectness." He...more
Hardcover, 168 pages
Published February 26th 2004 by Oxford University Press, USA
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Benjamin
Aug 01, 2010 Benjamin rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Secularists, Biblical scholars, religious studies students.
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A really incisive look at the reason for religious doctrine and religious practice often being two completely different things. Compelling and well-researched, Slone's book is a valuable addition to any library of religious studies.
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