Science, Religion and Spirituality: Moving towards a Post-Materialist Paradigm?
The Manifesto for a Post-Materialist Science includes a reference to “…the need to take into consideration spiritual experience”: how might current data and thinking contribute to change in the current materialist paradigm? The day will include a dialogue between the two speakers, with contribution from the floor.
Prof Bernard Carr is Professor in Mathematics and Astronomy at Queen Mary University of London, Vice-President of the SPR and Chair of the SMN.
Prof Jeff Astley is Honorary Professor in the Department of Theology and Religion, Durham University and a visiting professor at Glyndwr University and York St John University.
Cost: £35 – £30 for AHSSE & SMN members, £15 for students. Bring sandwich lunch, tea/coffee provided.
Contact: John Franklin, Hon. Secretary, Alister Hardy Society for the Study of Spiritual Experience, 21 Park Vista, London, SE10 9LZ. e-mail: [email protected]]
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