Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2021

400 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780199397747

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The Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology and Religion

First Edition

James R. Liddle and Todd K. Shackelford

Oxford Library of Psychology

  • Unites theoretical and empirical work of leading scholars in evolutionary psychology, religious studies, cognitive science, summarizing existing work and serving as a guide to the debates that remain to be resolved
  • Highlights cognitive mechanisms that appear to have evolved for other purposes but play a role in religiosity
  • Covers full spectrum of approaches to evolutionary psychology and religion without favoring one area of research