'Critical Thought' Archive

New Comment Guidelines: Exhibit A

December 17th, 2007 / Critical Thought, Newswire / 2 comments

I hate having to ban commenters. It's a last resort. But the alternatives are: Spending precious minutes addressing bad arguments that have been rebutted countless times. Leaving unrebutted fallacies at the end ...
Look Ma, No Ego!

Look Ma, No Ego!

August 3rd, 2007 / Books, Critical Thought, Religion / 24 comments

After my initial recent correspondence with an Eckhart Tolle fan (previous post), I began a dialog with some of my close associates. We were wondering ...
IOT: Pain, Fear, and Awe: The Human Motivations Toward Religion

IOT: Pain, Fear, and Awe: The Human Motivations Toward Religion

July 11th, 2007 / Critical Thought, Religion / Comments Off on IOT: Pain, Fear, and Awe: The Human Motivations Toward Religion

Independence of Thought series: Part 3: Pain, Fear, and Awe: The Human Motivations Toward Religion Now lets examine what factors form the primary human motivations toward religion: ...
IOT: Approaches to Interpreting Religious Behavior

IOT: Approaches to Interpreting Religious Behavior

July 6th, 2007 / Critical Thought, Religion / Comments Off on IOT: Approaches to Interpreting Religious Behavior

Independence of Thought series: Part 2: Approaches to Interpreting Religious Behavior Religion has been one of the primary sources of questions asked in the human search for ...