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|Material Type:||Audio book, etc.|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert Wright; Arthur Morey; Tantor Media.
|ISBN:||9781400112814 1400112818 9781400142811 1400142814|
|Notes:||Title from sell sheet.
|Performer(s):||Read by Arthur Morey.|
|Description:||15 audio discs (approximately 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.