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Response to Humanist_Activist (Reply #51)

Thu Mar 29, 2012, 10:11 AM

59. Great points, a little anatomy and physiology of

 

child development is very helpful to the discussion.

Children learn trust and basic concrete concepts from their primary care-givers in the first years.

Children of incapable of abstract conceptual thought much before 2 at the earliest, as they gain language skills, (language acquisition stimulates growth in thinking, and vice versa).

To say that infant brains are "predisposed" to concepts of God is like saying infant brains are "predisposed" to any further brain development over the years, to encompass both facts and fiction.

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