Is God All in the Mind?

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Science  06 Jul 2001:
Vol. 293, Issue 5527, pp. 54
DOI: 10.1126/science.1061180

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Why God Won't Go Away Brain Science and the Biology of Belief. Andrew Newberg, Eugene D'Aquili, and Vince Rause. Ballantine, New York, 2001. 234 pp. $24.95, C$37.95. ISBN: 0-345-44033-1.

Emphasizing their interpretation of the neurophysiology of mystic experiences, the authors argue that the religious impulse is rooted in the biology of the brain.