The Science Delusion

The Science Delusion
Library Shelf Location 35.SHEL
Publication Date Jan 2012
Description The science delusion is the belief that science already understands the nature of reality. The fundamental questions are answered, leaving only the details to be filled in. In this book, Dr Rupert Sheldrake, one of the world's most innovative scientists, shows that science is being constricted by assumptions that have hardened into dogmas. The 'scientific worldview' has become a belief system. All reality is material or physical. The world is a machine, made up of dead matter. Nature is purposeless. Consciousness is nothing but the physical activity of the brain. Free will is an illusion. God exists only as an idea in human minds, imprisoned within our skulls. Sheldrake examines these dogmas scientifically, and shows persuasively that science would be better off without them: freer, more interesting, and more fun.
ISBN 9781444727920
Quantity 1
Pages 400 Pages
Author Rupert Sheldrake
Format Hardback
Publisher Coronet
Category Non-art books relating to BALTIC exhibitions
Keyword Science
Language English

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