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Unformatted text preview: o Disquisitions Relating Matter and Spirit: Nothing in human identity except for body/ matter • Matter sensitive to vibrations • Forming basis for though • Opposite view of Thomas Reid o Thinking is dependent on the brain: Thinking is completely material • Only reason to defend immaterial soul: o Know that body dies at death Materialism: • Gets here through study of science and the Bible o No evidence for separation of body and soul • According to Bible: o God creates human being o Breathes life into material...
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- Fall '10
- Philosophy, Joseph Priestley, Joseph Priestly, Enlightenment rationalism w/