Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

God as a cognitive faculty• A Brief History of God


Published on

God as a cognitive faculty• It is easier for humans to believe in miracles than in Einstein’s Relativity or in Quantum Mechanics• Proof of the existence of God: one can “feel” it (whereas one cannot “feel” Einstein’s spacetime or Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle)• Paul Bloom: we have an innate predisposition to divide the world into mind and matter, and to perceive a non-material essence• Hallucinogenic drugs help achieve the mystical experience• Collective hysteria helps achieve the mystical experience 135

Published in: Education, Technology
  • Login to see the comments