The theory of mind is the ability to attribute mental states—beliefs, intents, desires, pretending, knowledge, etc.—to oneself and others and to understand that others have beliefs, desires, and intentions that are different from one's own.
It start at age of four and can be demonstrated by this simple experiment.

Now this ability is very strong in girls and decrease in boys, and disappear in autistic boy or girl.

If you put frozen princesses doll and
Vehicle toys in front of five years boys and girls, the time that girls play with dolls is more than time they play with vehicles, not only this but girls put stories , desire and feeling to their dolls.

Theory of mind connected to autism and autism occur more in boys than in girls 4 to 1.
Autism is caroused by genetic defects but there are other type of autism caused artificially by religion, religious see the world only from their side of view, Muslim extremists they believe that if Islam dominate the earth every body will like the Islam and every one will be happy.

Let us look at this experiment

Is this how religious people see the world?
So of this ability make us evaluate things around us, the lack of this ability make us what?

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Comment by Rick Springfield on August 15, 2014 at 9:22am
Chimps have some sort of The theory of mind, but this ability in human distorted or disabled by religions.
For example Muslims see that Islam good for me but I don't like Islam. Why they don't see that billions of people don't like Islam, this is disability of thinking, to think what is good for them good for others.
Comment by Dyslexic's DOG on August 15, 2014 at 9:00am

Though some apes and possibly ravens are understood to have Theory of Mind.

Indoctrination does not necessarily destroy Theory of Mind, but obfuscates and distorts it into a Delusional, Irrational Theory of Mind. My opponent is an Atheist, thus he is thinking about eating my children.  

This is how Ken Ham is trying to indoctrinate parents, into thinking that Atheists are not only out to steal their children, but to eat them as well.

Comment by Michael Penn on August 15, 2014 at 8:57am

I think girls develope quicker. I watched both of these videos and they are fascinating. We get a little insight into how children see things and this can also help us understand religion in the adult. I say this because it is at this early age that children first become aware of religion.



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