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

User Review  - Sher - Goodreads

This book has been on my TBR pile for some time. Really, I give it a 2.5. I didn't get too much new information from this book. It's about how people who believe in God can still be happy, content ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Keith - Goodreads

Suffers a bit, I think, from confirmation bias. He seems to desperately want to make the point that society is better without god, not to necessarily want to actually study what a society is like ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Paddy Srinivas - Goodreads

At the outset, I admire Phil Zuckerman for squeezing this additional project on top of his original assignment in Denmark and Sweden. I benefited enormously from this book as it provided affirmation ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Daniel - Goodreads

For an agnostic like myself, this books mirrors a lot of deeply held beliefs that I've had for quite some time. My thoughts on traditional organized religions like Christianity and Islam, for example ... Read full review

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

User Review  - John - Goodreads

How often do we hear that without religion there would be no morals, that society would collapse into hedonism, crime, violence and suicidal chaos? What about the evils of "secular humanism" endlessly ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Eduardo Barraza - Goodreads

I have never been in either Denmark or Sweden and I am not sure on how the societies are there, but from my perception I wish all societies were like that. Religion is an parasite that goes around ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Adam Lewis - Goodreads

The Danes and Swedes live in countries that consistently rank among the world's best in terms of social conditions. They have low crime and high economic equality. They have some of the lowest rates ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Nicole Cushing - Goodreads

The title "Society Without God" is a little deceptive. This is NOT another entry in New Atheist literature. It is, rather, a work in academic sociology -- particularly a work of comparative religion ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Muhammad - Goodreads

Society without God is a book by sociologist Phil Zuckerman that looks at the perennial question: what will mankind be if we had no religion? Religious figures have consistently made the point that ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Manday - Goodreads

This book is poor science, even from a qualitative methods perspective. Too frequently there is a theory or proposition put forward as if its fact when something at its base is erred. The biggest ... Read full review


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