The God Gene
How Faith Is Hardwired Into Our Genes
ISBN10: 0385720319 ISBN13: 9780385720311 Publisher: Bantam Dell Pub Group Published: Sep 13 2005 Pages: 241 Weight: 0.45lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
A noted geneticist and author of The Science of Desire offers a provocative argument that humans are genetically predisposed toward religious faith, explaining why spiritual belief provides an evolutionary advantage and revealing, through an analysis of the DNA makeup of people of various ages and backgrounds, how to identify a so-called God gene. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.