40. Christianity, Neuroscience, and Dualism

  1. J. B. Stump2 and
  2. Alan G. Padgett3
  1. J. P. Moreland

Published Online: 19 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118241455.ch40

The Blackwell Companion to Science and Christianity

The Blackwell Companion to Science and Christianity

How to Cite

Moreland, J. P. (2012) Christianity, Neuroscience, and Dualism, in The Blackwell Companion to Science and Christianity (eds J. B. Stump and A. G. Padgett), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118241455.ch40

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Bethel College, Indiana, USA

  2. 3

    Luther Seminary in Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA

Author Information

  1. Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444335712

Online ISBN: 9781118241455

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Keywords:

  • the mind;
  • Christianity, neuroscience, and dualism;
  • Christianity, a dualist, interactionist religion;
  • Autonomy and Authority Theses;
  • Authority Principle, its controversial nature;
  • scientific information, in Matter and Consciousness;
  • indexicality of thought, and truth of substance dualism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Clarification of Important Preliminaries Relevant to the Autonomy Thesis

  • Two Paradigm Case Studies on Behalf of the Autonomy Thesis

  • Response to Two Counter-Arguments

  • Notes

  • References

  • Further Reading