The imago Dei: Evolutionary and theological perspectives

Zygon 49 (1):95-100 (2014)
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This short article provides an introduction to a special section, consisting of six papers on human evolution and the imago Dei. These papers are the result of dialogue between theologians and philosophers of religion at the University of Oxford and the Catholic University of Leuven. All contributors focus on the imago Dei, and consider how this theological notion can be understood from an evolutionary perspective, looking at a variety of disciplines, including the psychology of reasoning, cognitive science of religion, paleoanthropology, evolutionary psychology, and evolutionary ethics
Keywords imago Dei  human evolution  evolutionary theory  theological anthropology
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DOI 10.1111/zygo.12064
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