Tagged: books

Evolution of gods, morals and violence - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott Jul 29, 2010

Book review: In the Name of God: The Evolutionary Origins of Religious Ethics and Violence by John Teehan. Price: US$16.47; NZ$39.97 Paperback: 288 pages Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell (May 3, 2010) Language: English ISBN-10: 1405183810 ISBN-13: 978-1405183819 “In the Name of God … Continue reading → … Read More

Book sales, frumpy readers, and mental rotation of book titles - Code for life

Grant Jacobs May 27, 2010

Last Friday I attended the 30th annual 24-hour book sale at the Regent Theatre, Dunedin, held to raise funds to maintain that glorious old place, all red seating with the lolly-decorated proscenium arch and pillars of an older era. Books are donated, collected and sorted by volunteers and ’sold’ to the punters. [caption id="attachment_2243" align="aligncenter" width="745"] (Source: … Read More