By José M. Musacchio

“Contradictions” is a common curiosity booklet that exposes the incompatibility among well known spiritual ideals and the clinical view of human nature. It starts with a survey of the evolution of religions and their carrying on with, frequently irrational, impacts in sleek society. Then, in accordance with his lengthy adventure in neuroscience, the writer takes factor with Decartes concerning the duality of physique and soul. He provides case stories of sufferers with mind illnesses and from those deduces that the soul, faraway from being separate and supernatural, isn't any roughly than our method of experiencing our brains ... and which correspondingly disintegrates once they do. Convincing scientific findings and robust arguments concerning the universality of fact make this e-book a daring contribution to the controversy approximately trust and faith within the sleek world.

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