Psychology

Published on February 20th, 2013 | by anonymous

0

Are atheists more intelligent than religious people?

Professor Miron Zuckerman seems to thinks so. Professor Zuckerman at the University of Rochester conducted a study and found that there was a “reliable negative relation between intelligence and religiosity” when examining the meta-data in 53 out of the 63 studies that were conducted between 1928 and 2012. 10 of the studies examined showed a positive correlation between one’s aptitude and religious identity.
Read more at http://www.christianpost.com/news/study-draws-skepticism-after-concluding-atheists-more-intelligent-than-their-religious-counterparts-102158/#y2zpbDCisCkEZZf5.99
Read more at http://www.christianpost.com/news/study-draws-skepticism-after-concluding-atheists-more-intelligent-than-their-religious-counterparts-102158/#Pr0mgou1eWd8Xgrm.99

Some have said that Einstein and Aristotle where religious and therefore religiosity does not necessarily correlate to intelligence. Then again religion back then was closer to actual science than it is today. There wasn’t as much evidence that opposed religion back then as there is today. If people cling to old sciences, despite current evidence, then they are religious in a sense.


About the Author



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

 characters available

Back to Top ↑
  • Help stop circumcision
    Help stop genital mutilation on male infants.
    Donate to intactamerica.org
    Equal rights for transgender
    Donate to the National Center for Transgender Equality.
    Donate to transequality.org
    Help legalize prostitution
    Legalizing prostitution would reduce crime, improve public health, increase tax revenue, help people out of poverty, get prostitutes off the streets, and allow consenting individuals to make their own choices.
    Donate to nswp.org (Word-wide)
    Donate to esplerp.org (America)
    Help legalize polygamy in the US
    The First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States of America requires that freedom of lifestyle choice not be infringed upon by the Federal Government. Polygamy is a lifestyle choice.
    Donate to truthbearer.org
    wordpress com stats plugin
  • Comment Rules


    Comments utilizing dishonest debating tactics may get sent to the trash. Please follow the rules if you want to see your comment posted.
  • Recent Comments