Atheists are the Smartier Ones

Why Are Religious People (Generally) Less Intelligent?

https://www.psychologytoday.com/…/why-are-religiouspeoplegenerallylessintellig

 Dec 26, 2013 – (2) Intelligent people are less likely to conform, and, in most societies, religiosity is closer to the norm than atheism is. … However, the authors forget to consider an important possibility, which is that the relationship between IQ and religiosity could be caused by a third variable, namely personality.

Those with higher intelligence are less likely to believe in God claims new review of 63 scientific studies stretching back decades

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 Aug 12, 2013 – Those with higher intelligence are less likely to believe in God claims new review of 63 scientific studies stretching back decades. A new study claims to have conclusively proved that the more intelligent a person is the less likely they are to believe in God.

Does It Matter That Many Scientists Are Atheists? | Catholic Answers

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 Jun 26, 2013 – One fact that concerns some Christians and elates some atheists is that … In the course of her interviews she found that many scientists reject …

Leading scientists still reject God : Article : Nature

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 by EJ Larson – ‎1998 – ‎Cited by 368 – ‎Related articles

Leading scientists still reject God. Edward J. Larson & Larry Witham. Department of History, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602-6012, USA e-mail: …


Why Liberals and Atheists are More Intelligent | American Sociological

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by S Kanazawa
The Savanna-IQ Interaction Hypothesis, derived from the logical conjunction of the Savanna Principle and a theory of the evolution of general intelligence, suggests that more intelligent individuals may be more likely to acquire and espouse evolutionarily novel values, such as liberalism, atheism, and, for men, sexual …

??? “Religion and Wealth: Less Religious Countries are More Wealthy” by Graeme Paton, Education Editor, Jun 2008


Analytic Thinking Promotes Religious Disbelief | Science

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by WM Gervais – ‎2012

Combined, studies 3 and 4 demonstrated that even implicitly primed analytic thinking promotes religious disbelief. Nonetheless, experimental manipulations in …


Atheism rising: Intelligence, science, and the decline of belief. (PDF …

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Atheism rising: Intelligence, science, and the decline of belief. … these same countries, and (3) the negative correlation between intelligence and religious belief.


The Relation Between Intelligence and Religiosity: A Meta-Analysis …

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 by M Zuckerman – ‎2013
Jul 21, 2015 – Furthermore, proposed explanations for the intelligence– … possible explanations for this relation. … Religiosity: A MetaAnalysis and Some.