The Concept of the Soul : Scientific and Religious Perspectives
By: Fuller, Michael.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014Description: 1 online resource (142 p.).ISBN: 9781443858069.Subject(s): Intellect | Religion and science | Sin | SoulGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Concept of the Soul : Scientific and Religious PerspectivesDDC classification: 128.1 | 202.2 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CHAPTER SIX; CHAPTER SEVEN; CHAPTER EIGHT; CHAPTER NINE; EPILOGUE; CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX
The idea of the soul is one which will not go away. This is despite the fact that traditional dualist understandings of humankind - that we are compound creatures, made up of a material body and a non-material soul - have been widely criticised in recent decades, by scholars from both theological and scientific backgrounds. What are the origins of the centuries-old traditions of dualist thinking? How have they been developed, and what can still be learned from them? What can modern philosop...
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