The Case for Religion

The Case for Religion In this the paperback edition of the influential bestseller Keith Ward dismantles the attacks on religion by scientists sociologists and psychologists who claim that religion is nothing than a ho

  • Title: The Case for Religion
  • Author: Keith Ward
  • ISBN: 9781851683376
  • Page: 374
  • Format: Hardcover
  • In this, the paperback edition of the influential bestseller, Keith Ward dismantles the attacks on religion by scientists, sociologists, and psychologists, who claim that religion is nothing than a host of na ve superstitions and delusions Examining the work of thinkers from Sigmund Freud to Emile Durkheim, Ward offers an alternative view, demonstrating religion s keIn this, the paperback edition of the influential bestseller, Keith Ward dismantles the attacks on religion by scientists, sociologists, and psychologists, who claim that religion is nothing than a host of na ve superstitions and delusions Examining the work of thinkers from Sigmund Freud to Emile Durkheim, Ward offers an alternative view, demonstrating religion s key contribution to the human condition and its crucial relevance to the world today.

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    About “Keith Ward”

    1. Keith Ward

      Keith Ward was formerly the Regius Professor of Divinity and Head of the Faculty of Theology at the University of Oxford A priest of the Church of England and Canon of Christ Church, Oxford, he holds Doctor of Divinity degrees from Cambridge and Oxford Universities He has lectured at the universities of Glasgow, St Andrew s and Cambridge.

    255 thoughts on “The Case for Religion”

    1. "It shows just why and how religions differ they are not in chaotic conflict but they explore the logical possible set of answers to basic human questions of spiritual meaning"Keith Ward - the case for religion ( somebody give him a newspaper please.)Misnamed, more a walk through religious history with some comments on the side, some quite good. Some good criticism of the so called new atheists, yet too much cheery picking in favor of religions. Overstates the good that can be attributed to reli [...]


    2. Ward seeks to dismantle the case against religion presented by prominent scientists, sociologists, and psychologists. He traces the development of religion from the ice age to the information age, clarifying what it is, how religions develop, and how and why they differ. He argues that, while religion is one of the few ways to solve modern problems, it requires a new vision more inclusive of different world faiths.


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