Justin L. Barrett

Justin L. Barrett is Senior Researcher at the University of Oxford’s Centre for Anthropology and Mind and is Lecturer in the Institute of Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology. With Roger Trigg, Barrett directs the Cognition, Religion, and Theology Project at Oxford. Barrett is a founding editor of the Journal of Cognition & Culture and is a consulting editor for Psychology of Religion & Spirituality. His book Why Would Anyone Believe in God? (AltaMira, 2004) presents a scientific account for the prevalence of religious beliefs. E-mail: justin.barrett@anthro.ox.ac.uk.

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