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Review: Society Without God: What the Least Religious Nations Can Tell Us about Contentment

User Review  - Kelly - Goodreads

I think that this book was a dissertation that was evolved into a non-fiction mass market book. I read the introduction which was interesting, highlighting how the Danes and the Swedes are national ... Read full review

Review: Society Without God: What the Least Religious Nations Can Tell Us about Contentment

User Review  - Steven J - Goodreads

Interesting interviews and personal anecdotes. I want to believe Scandinavian society is as comfortable with a lack of belief as the reasons put forward here, although I am skeptical. Are a collection ... Read full review

Review: Society Without God: What the Least Religious Nations Can Tell Us about Contentment

User Review  - Kathy - Goodreads

Interesting account of the author's experience in Denmark and Sweden. But not a lot of synthesis or historical context. Mostly just interviews with Danish citizens. But the thesis is robust: an ... Read full review

Review: Society Without God: What the Least Religious Nations Can Tell Us about Contentment

User Review  - Dale - Goodreads

Zuckerman makes and substantiates a very specific claim: societies with low levels of religious belief are quite capable of being humane, well-run, well-organized, and can have low-levels of crime and ... Read full review

Review: Society Without God: What the Least Religious Nations Can Tell Us about Contentment

User Review  - Sean - Goodreads

As an atheist/secular humanist, I am very receptive to Zuckerman's thesis (ie, that functional, healthy societies can exist without belief in deity or religion) and my imagination is fired (and ... Read full review


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