Unmasking the Middle East
Write a report exploring an ancient Middle Eastern civilization, such as the Sumerians ... and religious beliefs in shaping economic and political conflicts across the globe (CTSS – ‘social’, ’9-12’, ‘wh10’) Geography Standard 13- Understands ...
How geography defines U.S. attitudes
In the affairs of nations, geography — what it wills ... Other factors are clearly at play, including culture, religion and what nature bestows or denies in resources. Fortune, along with the random circumstances it brings, pushes them in different ...
Christian Belief Through the Lens of Cognitive Science: Part 2 of 6
The Gilgamesh and Noah flood-hero stories are similar because the Hebrew story descended from the Sumerian story ... How does all of this affect religion? Here is a concrete example. Our brains have a specialized facial recognition module.
The Religion Of Secularism
Secularism has succeeded on religious ... (economics, geography, even genetics, as some argue) undoubtedly have strong effects, but the spiritual anxieties of an age, together with the available spiritual rewards, have at least as much influence—and ...
Religion remains sticky in social studies debate
Finding common agreement on the religious angle could be tricky as state leaders develop new curriculum standards for social studies, including history, geography ... beliefs of the Founding Fathers may be difficult. Christianity did influence some of ...