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A Refutation of Physicalism and a Proof of the Existence of the Soul
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Physicalism, which provides the philosophical basis of modern science, holds that consciousness is a product of brain activity. Using a series of thought experiments, I show that the hypothesis that the brain is the seat of consciousness leads to a contradiction, which leaves the remaining alternative that consciousness is contained in a nonphysical vehicle, referred to as the spirit or soul.