Patrik Lindenfors
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Divine placebo

Started Mar 14 0 Replies

Check out this book project and give support if you find it interesting. Last week of the crowdfunding campaign!I propose to review potential placebo effects of religion and how these may explain why…Continue

Divine placebo

Started Mar 14 0 Replies

I propose to review potential placebo effects of religion and how these may explain why religious beliefs and practices are so common across human populations.Please check out this crowdfunding…Continue

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Please support this crowdfunding project: Divine Placebo

Summary (Click here to access the funding campaign):I propose to review potential placebo effects of religion and how these may explain why religious beliefs and practices are so common across human populations.In my regular work I am a researcher of cultural evolution at Stockholm University. I have previously authored the books God…See More
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ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN

We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.
Nov 20, 2010
Patrik Lindenfors is now a member of Atheist Nexus
Nov 19, 2010

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Stockholm
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Sweden
Website Address
http://www.zoologi.su.se/research/lindenfors
About Me:
I am an Associate Professor (Docent) at the Department of Zoology and the Centre for the Study of Cultural Evolution, Stockholm University.

At the Department of Zoology I mainly investigate primate brain evolution and the evolution of sexual size dimorphism. To study these issues I do comparative analyses, mostly on mammals.

At the Centre for the Study of Cultural Evolution my explorations mainly concern the potential of applying methods from research on biological evolution to cultural evolution.

I have also authored two books. The first on a non-religious world view for teenagers entitled “God Probably Doesn’t Exist” (available in seven languages) and the second entitled “Cooperation” (currently only available in Swedish). I also write frequently about science and religion in the press.

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At 3:58pm on November 20, 2010, Patrik Lindenfors said…
Thanks! Glad to be here!
At 3:52pm on November 20, 2010, Susan Benfold said…
Hi Patrik. I am happy that you joined.
At 3:09pm on November 20, 2010, Dr. Terence Meaden said…
Hello Patrik, and welcome to this friendly meeting place---the freethinkers wide world of rational good sense.

Terry Meaden (physicist; Oxford; retired; 60+)
We invite you to inspect and join the busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Evolution, Darwin..." with its 350 discussion topics and almost 2100 members.
http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin
At 3:14am on November 20, 2010, Atheist Princess said…
Welcome Fellow Heathen ( :
 
 
 

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