Books tagged: religion and language

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Religion, Language, Narrative and the Search for Meaning
Price: Free! Words: 56,640. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
This is a book about religion from a secular standpoint which nevertheless takes its subject seriously. Contrary to some secularists I don't think religion is likely to disappear any time soon. I try to develop a way of thinking about religion, using two main clues: language and narrative. Narrative is how most religious people encounter their religions, because humans are story-telling animals.
I'm Just Asking
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The Right is convinced it knows how to solve our nation's problems. The Left is also convinced it knows how to solve them. What is our nation's biggest problem? Neither side is correct. The premise of this book is, we've forgotten how to think logically. The causes of our problems, and their solutions, are obvious. To find them, though, we need to start by asking the right questions.