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Religion and Religious Organizations: Making Civilization Possible

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Is Religion Special?.

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Is Religion Special?. The idea that religion makes civilization possible may appear counterintuitive to our Western mind today.  We have witnessed a barrage of argument from people like Richard Dawkins and the late Christopher Hitchens that religion is destructive and… More