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History of the Soul

Lecture no. 5 from the course: Mind-Body Philosophy

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Taught by Professor Patrick Grim | 32 min | Categories: Philosophy & Religion

While the concept of the soul has been of great philosophical importance over the millennia, it is not addressed by contemporary brain science or philosophy of the mind. Learn why William James encouraged people to believe in the soul if they wanted to, but "exiled" the subject from the concerns of modern psychology....