Author Armstrong on Religious 'Transformation'
Karen Armstrong, a former Roman Catholic nun, is the author of several major books on religion.
Talk of the Nation, March 28, 2006 · A bit over 2,000 years ago, human civilization was in the midst of what's called the Axial Age, a critical moment when the world's greatest religions shaped themselves. Karen Armstrong's book The Great Transformation examines the subject. She speaks with Neal Conan.