Books

Book review: Tanya Luhrmann’s When God Talks Back

When God Talks Back: Understanding the American Evangelical Relationship with God

by T. M. Luhrmann

Random House, 2012

464 pp, US$28.95 hardcover, US$15.95 paperback

 

How does God become and remain real for modern evangelicals?  How are rational, sensible people of faith able to experience the presence of a powerful yet invisible being, and sustain the belief in an environment …

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Summary: Toward an Anthropological Theory of Mind (AToM)

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This is the first in a series of posts covering cross-disciplinary research on theory of mind. The series is being posted simultaneously at Somatosphere and at the Foundation for Psychocultural Research (FPR) blog.

 

Last weekend a small, international gathering of twenty-seven anthropologists and psychologists took place at the Stanford Humanities Center, organized by Stanford anthropology professor Tanya Luhrmann