11. General Term: Idealism
Often contrasted with materialism or physicalism,
which explain mental phenomena as properties of physical systems.
by: Dr. Christopher Southgate
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12. Intelligent Design Topic: Getting Acquainted With the ID Vocabulary
by such labels as materialism (the material/physical world is all there is) or
atheism (there is no transcendent God as
envisioned by any of the theistic religions).
I use the term minimal
naturalism (it could also be
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13. Intelligent Design Topic: How Can an Unembodied Intelligence Interact with t...
not matter or energy. No materialism which does not admit this can survive at the present day."
How much energy is required to impart information? We have sensors that can detect quantum events and amplify them to the macroscopic level.
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14. Stem Cell Topic: Analysis of Responses to Questions 6-10
evolves, science and materialism regularly trump the unfounded, undemonstrated,
and untested beliefs of religion, wrote one who self-identified as Non-Religious.
Another wrote, I believe that we will evolve into an atheistic
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15. Divine Action Topic: Murphy, Nancey. Supervenience and the Nonreducibi...
idealism , and reductive materialism . Murphy then cites scientific
evidence for nonreducibility: interactions with the environment portray an
entity as part of a larger system and entail both top-down and whole-part
analyses which complement
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16. Science and Religion Topic: Stephen Meyer: The New Cosmology
From eternity were the particles...
and the particles became complex living stuff.
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17. Divine Action Topic: Clayton, Philip, Neuroscience, the Person, and Go...
the other hand, eliminative
materialism - the view that folk psychological entities such as beliefs and
desires do not exist - resolves the debate with theology by removing theology
altogether from the realm of possible theories. For
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18. Divine Action Topic: Coyne, George V., S.J. Evolution and the Human Pe...
world-views. Some of these - materialism ,
reductionism, and spiritualism - are rejected outright. Instead a genuine
dialogue begins as the papal message struggles with two views which may or may
not be compatible: evolution according
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19. Biography: David Myers
individualism and materialism and affirmed the
significance of positive traits, committed relationships, and religious
American Paradox: Spiritual Hunger in an Age of Plenty (Yale
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