Sorting through, and sorting out, anthropomorphism in CSR

  title={Sorting through, and sorting out, anthropomorphism in CSR},
  author={K. Mitch Hodge},
  journal={Filosofia Unisinos},
  • K. Hodge
  • Published 18 December 2018
  • Philosophy
  • Filosofia Unisinos
This article reviews and discusses the various ways by which researchers in the cognitive science of religion have empirically demonstrated that neurotypical humans (a.k.a., the folk) represent supernatural agents through the cognitive analogical processes of anthropomorphism. These include attributing a human-like mind, human-like physical and mental limitations, and human-like sociability. Additionally, the article points to several problematic issues that CSR must needs address, such as how… 
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