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+ - Analytic thinking can decrease religious belief: UBC study->

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Freshly Exhumed writes: A new University of British Columbia study finds that analytic thinking can decrease religious belief, even in devout believers.

The study, which will appear in tomorrow’s issue of Science, finds that thinking analytically increases disbelief among believers and skeptics alike, shedding important new light on the psychology of religious belief.

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Analytic thinking can decrease religious belief: UBC study

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