Did Humans invent Heaven because of our Fear of Death?

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    Further resources to study Terror Management Theory:

    http://www.tmt.missouri.edu

    Documentary “Flight from Death” produced by the Ernest Becker Foundation:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Hi1C4NNnV4

    (Most interesting in the documentary is an empirical study of the aggression and hostility one encounters when questioning an adherent's immortality narrative.)

    Ernest Becker Foundation
    ernestbecker.org

    Immortality: The Quest to Live Forever and How It Drives Civilization
    by Stephen Cave
    amazon.com/dp/0307884910/

    The Worm at the Core: On the Role of Death in Life
    by Sheldon Solomon and Jeff Greenberg
    amazon.com/dp/1400067472/

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