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Published: 02 November 2015

304 Pages | 7 b/w illustrations

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199895632

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God Is Watching You

How the Fear of God Makes Us Human

Dominic Johnson

  • Proposes a new theory of the origins and evolution of not only religion, but also human cooperation and society
  • Explores how fear of supernatural punishment exists within and outside of religious contexts
  • Uses an interdisciplinary approach that draws on new research from anthropology, evolutionary biology, experimental psychology, and neuroscience