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Can We Be Good Without God?: Biology, Behavior, and the Need to Believe

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Recent neurological studies have shown that there are regions of the brain that seem predisposed to create beliefs. Are we hardwired to believe? And if so, why do beliefs sometimes inspire major contributions to society, while on other occasions they precipitate horrendous acts of destruction?
In this provocative and stimulating study of the connection between belief and be
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Published November 1st 2002 by Prometheus Books (first published May 1st 2002)
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Can We Be Good Without God?: Biology, Behavior, and the Need to Believe by Robert Buckman

“Can We Be Good Without God?” is an interesting book on the biology of belief with emphasis on religious beliefs. With the use of sound science and logic Dr. Buckman proceeds to build an intellectual foundation that addresses the key premise of his book, can we be good without God? This 276-page book is broken out in the following three parts: Part One – To Believe is Human, Part Two – Belief and Behavior, a
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