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The evolution of God

Author: Robert Wright; Arthur Morey; Tantor Media.
Publisher: Old Saybrook, CT : Tantor Audio, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Robert Wright presents a groundbreaking examination of religion through the ages.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Wright; Arthur Morey; Tantor Media.
ISBN: 9781400112814 1400112818 9781400142811 1400142814
OCLC Number: 318413675
Notes: Title from sell sheet.
Compact discs.
Duration: 18:00:00.
Performer(s): Read by Arthur Morey.
Description: 15 sound discs (ca. 19 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Pt. 1: The birth and growth of gods. The primordial faith ; The shaman ; Religion in the age of chiefdoms ; Gods of the ancient states --
Pt. 2: The emergence of Abrahamic monotheism. Polytheism, the religion of ancient Israel ; From polytheism to monolatry ; From monolatry to monotheism ; Philo story ; Logos: the divine algorithm --
Pt. 3: The invention of Christianity. What did Jesus do? ; The apostle of love ; Survival of the fittest Christianity ; How Jesus became savior --
Pt. 4: The triumph of Islam. The Koran ; Mecca ; Medina ; Jihad ; Muhammad --
Pt. 5: God goes global (or doesn't): The moral imagination ; Well, aren't we special? --
Afterword: By the way, what is God? --
Appendix: How human nature gave birth to religion.
Responsibility: Robert Wright.

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Robert Wright presents a groundbreaking examination of religion through the ages.

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