Believing In Belief | A Point Of View

John Gray argues that the scientific and rationalist attack on religion is misguided and atheist critics do not realise that religion is not generally about personal belief.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 9'14''
  • Broadcast year: 2011
Curriculum Connection
  • Sociology | How are religion, belief and faith defined and measured? | Defining religion, faith and belief. Different types of religious institutions, organisations and movements: churches and denominations; sects and cults; new religious movements; new age movements; religious fundamentalism.

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Programme: A Point Of View
  • Episode: Believing In Belief