Alan Fox

University of Delaware

Bio

Alan Fox is a professor of Asian and Comparative Philosophy and Religion in the Philosophy Department and director of the Honors Program at the University of Delaware.

Featured Work

Credit: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/johnmueller/3663378200/">John Mueller</a> (<a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en">CC</a>).

JUL 2, 2009 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Commentary: Institutional Trappings

The institutionalization of religion seems symptomatic of the human tendency to mistrust our own intuitions, which can result in an abdication of responsibility.