About this book
Subtitled, "Religion As A Natural Phenomenon". The world's most widely read and influential philosopher takes on religion. 'Packed with a mass of intriguing detail and anecdote... witty and clear prose' "Observer"
What is religion and how did it evolve? Is it the product of blind evolutionary instinct or of rational choice? Is the only way to live a good life through religion? In this title, the author explores how the great ideas of religion have enthralled us for thousands of years - and whether we could (or should) break free.