Why Materialism is Dead
Some recent thinking in neuroscience, mind-brain philosophical theory, and metaphysical enquiry has returned us the paradox of dualism - the judgement that there are two irreducible and distinct modes of being: something like mind and matter, spirit and body.
Thursday, November 7th
who knew....? Oh, yea, that's right...the whole human race until arrogant modern science. It's the time for some humility now. We take a look at the cracks appearing in the materialist assumptions behind modern science and philosophy. Two themes tonight: the mind is not identical to the brain, and, the insufficiency of evolution to account for the emergence of consciousness from matter.