Science, Religion and Spirituality: Moving towards a Post-Materialist Paradigm?

Joint AHSSSE/SMN one-day conference
Date(s): Saturday, June 27, 2015 – 10:00 to 16:00
Event type: Day Conference
Category: Special Events
Speaker(s): Prof. Bernard Carr
                   Rev. Prof. Jeff Astley

 

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]]

Address:

Catholic Chaplaincy

Rose Place St. Aldates

OX1 1RD Oxford , OXF

United Kingdom
Oxfordshire GB

 

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