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Humanism 101 Study Group

Humanism 101 Meeting/Discussion #7: Why is there Religion?

Readings Online

Pascal Boyer: Why is Religion Natural? at Evolutionary Origin of Religions at


Peter Berger: The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion,


Daniel Dennett: Breaking the Spell: Religion as a Natural Phenomenon

Note: You can do the online reading for each Meeting in an hour or so, and choose just one of the books. And, if you haven’t done the reading, you may still audit the discussion — all are welcome!


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  • John R.

    Please send to [masked]

    June 19, 2013

  • Baldwin

    I found the page where I got the times where do you want me to mail it to?

    June 19, 2013

  • Baldwin

    corrected! Next time I'll take a picture for you.

    June 19, 2013

  • Baldwin

    Why do you send confusing info? 6:30pm to 8:30pm, 10:30pm - 12:30am?

    June 17, 2013

    • John R.

      Where do you see 10:30-12:30??

      June 18, 2013

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