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The Resource In the name of God : the evolutionary origins of religious ethics and violence, John Teehan, (electronic book)

In the name of God : the evolutionary origins of religious ethics and violence, John Teehan, (electronic book)

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In the name of God : the evolutionary origins of religious ethics and violence
Title
In the name of God
Title remainder
the evolutionary origins of religious ethics and violence
Statement of responsibility
John Teehan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Teehan, John
Dewey number
205.01/9
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1188
LC item number
.T44 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Blackwell public philosophy series
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  • Religious ethics
  • Violence
  • Psychology, Religious
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Cognitive psychology
Label
In the name of God : the evolutionary origins of religious ethics and violence, John Teehan, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [243]-258) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Evolution and mind -- The evolution of morality -- Setting the task -- The moral brain -- The first layer : kin selection -- The second layer : reciprocal altruism -- A third layer : indirect reciprocity -- A fourth layer : cultural group selection -- A fifth layer : the moral emotions -- Conclusion: From moral grammar to moral systems -- The evolution of moral religions -- Setting the task -- The evolution of the religious mind -- Conceptualizing the almighty -- The moral function of gods -- Evolutionary religious ethics : Judaism -- Setting the task -- Constructing Yahweh -- TheTen Commandments : an evolutionary interpretation -- Conclusion: The evolved law -- Evolutionary religious ethics : Christianity -- Setting the task -- Constructing the Christ -- Setting the boundaries : Christian and/or Jew? -- The third race : Christians as in-group -- Putting on Christ : Christianity's signals of commitment -- Loving your neighbor and turning the other cheek -- Religion, violence, and the evolved mind -- Setting the task -- Devoted to destruction : sanctified violence and Judaism -- The blood of the Lamb -- A case study in the evolved psychology of religious violence : 9/11/01 -- Religion evolving -- Setting the task -- Varieties of religious expressions -- If there were no God -- Religion, ethics, and violence : an assessment -- Responding to religion, ethics, and violence : some proposals
Control code
EBC819422
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444359138
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
In the name of God : the evolutionary origins of religious ethics and violence, John Teehan, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [243]-258) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Evolution and mind -- The evolution of morality -- Setting the task -- The moral brain -- The first layer : kin selection -- The second layer : reciprocal altruism -- A third layer : indirect reciprocity -- A fourth layer : cultural group selection -- A fifth layer : the moral emotions -- Conclusion: From moral grammar to moral systems -- The evolution of moral religions -- Setting the task -- The evolution of the religious mind -- Conceptualizing the almighty -- The moral function of gods -- Evolutionary religious ethics : Judaism -- Setting the task -- Constructing Yahweh -- TheTen Commandments : an evolutionary interpretation -- Conclusion: The evolved law -- Evolutionary religious ethics : Christianity -- Setting the task -- Constructing the Christ -- Setting the boundaries : Christian and/or Jew? -- The third race : Christians as in-group -- Putting on Christ : Christianity's signals of commitment -- Loving your neighbor and turning the other cheek -- Religion, violence, and the evolved mind -- Setting the task -- Devoted to destruction : sanctified violence and Judaism -- The blood of the Lamb -- A case study in the evolved psychology of religious violence : 9/11/01 -- Religion evolving -- Setting the task -- Varieties of religious expressions -- If there were no God -- Religion, ethics, and violence : an assessment -- Responding to religion, ethics, and violence : some proposals
Control code
EBC819422
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444359138
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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