Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion, Vol 4, No 1 (2016)

Religion Explained? The Cognitive Science of Religion After Twenty-Five Years, edited by Luther H. Martin and Donald Wiebe. Bloomsbury Academic 2017. 272pp., 6 B&W illustrations. Hb $114.00. ISBN-13: 9781350032477.

Hans Van Eyghen
Issued Date: 15 May 2018

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DOI: 10.1558/jcsr.34910

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