Christopher Harding's lecture for BBC Free Thinking Festival

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Christopher Harding's lecture for the BBC Free Thinking Festival, later broacast on Radio 3's "The Essay"

Period8 Nov 2013

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Media contributions

  • TitleTherapy versus Prayer
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletBBC Radio 3
    Media typeRadio
    Duration/Length/Size15 mins
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Descriptions the idea of counselling as non-judgmental listening flawed? Christopher Harding from Edinburgh University focuses his talk on attitudes in Japan and the UK. He asks whether prayer involves fewer hidden pressures than a session with a shrink.
    PersonsChris Harding