Soul, Psyche, Brain: New Directions in the Study of Religion and Brain-Mind Science by Kelly Bulkeley (Repost)
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; illustrated edition (October 13, 2005) | ISBN: 1403965099 | Pages: 288 | PDF | 1.1 MB
Soul, Psyche, Brain is a collection of essays that address the relationships between neuroscience, religion and human nature. The 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 are the neurological effects of meditation and prayer? How does the mind develop psychological and spiritual self-awareness? And what are the practical implications of brain-mind science for religious faith and moral reasoning?