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The Last Twentieth-Century Book Club: Deities & Demigods

The Last Twentieth-Century Book Club: Deities & Demigods

"The Last Twentieth Century Book Club" is an ongoing monthly column exploring religious ephemera by Don Jolly .

Playing Religion

From Peter Manseau's review at Bookforum of Robert Bellah's new book, Religion in Human Evolution:

Bellah searches for a commonality that may give some indication of where and when the uniquely human activity of religion was born. What he finds is as intriguing as it is unexpected: They all like to play.

All animals...