[ExI] Science or Scientism?

Keith Henson hkeithhenson at gmail.com
Fri Nov 2 23:13:36 UTC 2018

BillK <pharos at gmail.com> wrote (quoted)

"most people do not believe in an inherent conflict between science
and religion"

Perhaps this is the case.  However, religion is an observed fact among
one kind of primate.

Science can ask:

Why do people have religions?

The capacity to have religions, like all behaviors, is the result of
either direct selection or selection for something else that left
humans with this capacity.


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