Soul, Psyche, Brain: New Directions in the Study of Religion and Brain-Mind Science

  • Editors
  • Kelly Bulkeley

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About this book

Introduction

Soul, Psyche, Brain is a collection of essays that address the relationships between neuroscience, religion and human nature. Kelly Bulkeley's book highlights some startling new developments in neuroscience that have many people rethinking spirituality, the mind-body connection, and cognition in general. Soul, Psyche, Brain explores questions like: what can knowledge about the neurological activities of the brain tell us about consciousness? And what are the practical implications of brain-mind science for ethics and moral reasoning?

Keywords

attention brain cognition cognitive science consciousness ethics genes knowledge neurobiology neuroscience psychology religion science

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781403979230
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4039-6509-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4039-7923-0
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