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课程概述

Throughout history, the vast majority of people around the globe have believed they have, however defined, a “soul.” While the question of whether the soul exists cannot be answered by science, what we can study are the causes and consequences of various beliefs about the soul and its prospects of surviving the death of the body. Why are soul and afterlife beliefs so common in human history? Are there adaptive advantages to assuming souls exist? Are there brain structures that have been shaped by environmental pressures that provide the foundation of body/mind dualism that is such a prominent feature of many religions? How do these beliefs shape the worldviews of different cultures and our collective lives? What is the role of competing afterlife beliefs in religion, science, politics, and war? This course explores several facets of this relatively unexplored but profoundly important aspect of human thought and behavior. The course consists mainly of 70 to 80 minute lectures, typically broken up into 3 segments, recorded from a course offered by Rutgers University School of Arts and Sciences. These videos include slides and some embedded video clips. Most lectures are accompanied by slides used during the lecture, also including recommended reading assignment which may provide additional opportunities to reflect on your studies. Due to the lengthiness of this class and natural progression, the online course has been separated into 3 units, this is Unit 1....

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MS
Sep 21, 2017

Brilliant course, brilliant lecturers, brilliant topic, extremely well thought-out approach to such a mind-blowing topic. I highly recommend it to anyone with even the vaguest interest in the topic.

DA
Aug 21, 2015

I just started with this course and I am loving it! This not only offers a very fresh perspective on beliefs about souls and an afterlife but is also extremely relatable on a personal level.

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51 - 灵魂信仰:起因与结果 - 第 1 单元:历史背景 的 75 个评论(共 105 个)

创建者 Edward V G

Feb 25, 2016

If you are fascinated by different belief systems this course is for you.

创建者 Vee S

Oct 27, 2015

A thought provoking course, well done, interesting, and enlightening.

创建者 Andrea

Oct 23, 2015

Great class and wonderful teacher. He explained the lessons so well

创建者 Archer M

Mar 21, 2016

Essential course for every student , thinker and even human being,

创建者 İLKİN B

Sep 4, 2015

The course aroused my intellectual interest to its highest.

Thanks.

创建者 Jeremiah J

Nov 18, 2015

Wonderful course, very interesting and thought provoking.

创建者 Finch M

Apr 16, 2018

An excellent course, covering an often neglected topic.

创建者 Anil M

Aug 20, 2015

Most informative & unique course , I have come across.

创建者 Garri-Lee L

Aug 21, 2015

Opening the mind to new ways of thinking about Rel

创建者 Darren G

Nov 22, 2015

This is a high-quality, thought-provoking course.

创建者 Alexandropoulou C

Sep 9, 2019

Very interesting and rare class!

创建者 Pablo S S

Oct 13, 2015

Interesting, different and fun.

创建者 ZAHABIYA A

Jan 12, 2019

KNOWLEDGEABLE COURSE.. LOVE IT

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Oct 2, 2017

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创建者 JOSE L V

Apr 17, 2021

Excelente curso introductorio

创建者 Juan J D

Nov 26, 2015

A life changing course.

创建者 Roberto R

Aug 14, 2015

everybody have to do it

创建者 Winston A W

Dec 27, 2020

Excellent, thank you.

创建者 Alaa H

Nov 12, 2019

Excellent course.

创建者 Deleted A

Jun 23, 2017

very interesting.

创建者 Arve F

Jun 11, 2017

Very interesting.

创建者 Luis L

Sep 17, 2015

Very good, thanks

创建者 Liliana E G d l F

Aug 13, 2015

Its an eye opener

创建者 Leticia M

Mar 5, 2018

Amazing course

创建者 Anne M

Mar 18, 2017

Fascinating!!!