All Videos Tagged dualism (Atheist Nexus) - Atheist Nexus 2018-01-20T09:29:18Z http://atheistnexus.org/video/video/listTagged?tag=dualism&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Bruce M. Hood - Why We Believe in the Unbelievable | For Good Reason tag:atheistnexus.org,2012-01-11:2182797:Video:1819005 2012-01-11T18:36:59.110Z Donegal http://atheistnexus.org/profile/Donegal <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/bruce-m-hood-why-we-believe-in-the-unbelievable-for-good-reason"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/hJaLaK714j7ocJWEYf2Ix-UtnO2b2Kf4wB06NUHbjaSyuHMlC-31EoQ-hqieAgJi9QNMuRdOodFp0iicfE8udE0PdcmfLUqs/781223939.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Bruce M. Hood discusses why so many people believe in the supernatural despite the lack of evidence, explaining that it may have something to do with how our brains are wired. He draws a distinction between religious supernatural beliefs, which are culturally determined, and more universal secular supernatural beliefs such as mind-body dualism and… <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/bruce-m-hood-why-we-believe-in-the-unbelievable-for-good-reason"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/hJaLaK714j7ocJWEYf2Ix-UtnO2b2Kf4wB06NUHbjaSyuHMlC-31EoQ-hqieAgJi9QNMuRdOodFp0iicfE8udE0PdcmfLUqs/781223939.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Bruce M. Hood discusses why so many people believe in the supernatural despite the lack of evidence, explaining that it may have something to do with how our brains are wired. He draws a distinction between religious supernatural beliefs, which are culturally determined, and more universal secular supernatural beliefs such as mind-body dualism and causality. He explains how such magical thinking may be socially advantageous and how even skeptics engage in supersense thinking. He also warns against the unscrupulous individuals who take advantage of what is a natural disposition in the majority of people.<br /> <br /> In this week's Honest Liar segment, Jamy Ian Swiss explains what he learned at the 1964 World's Fair. Argument against the existence of the soul (Part 3).wmv tag:atheistnexus.org,2010-08-26:2182797:Video:957622 2010-08-26T11:46:21.516Z Johnny P http://atheistnexus.org/profile/JonathanPearce <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/argument-against-the-existence-2"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/9eybXhaPLKRsaghAXTPQm71fN2ObYBqiBKhBrzaCHBy9frP9QCRr6DOdUjQiO4bCuo3V5GXuiefPQ7-VEWyhNAjPp1mry7LN2AmGG5Jygco_/829308710.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A look at the lack of evidence for the soul and arguments against its existence. How does this influence ideas on religion? <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/argument-against-the-existence-2"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/9eybXhaPLKRsaghAXTPQm71fN2ObYBqiBKhBrzaCHBy9frP9QCRr6DOdUjQiO4bCuo3V5GXuiefPQ7-VEWyhNAjPp1mry7LN2AmGG5Jygco_/829308710.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A look at the lack of evidence for the soul and arguments against its existence. How does this influence ideas on religion? Argument Against the Existence of the soul (Part 2).wmv tag:atheistnexus.org,2010-08-25:2182797:Video:957152 2010-08-25T22:47:35.994Z Johnny P http://atheistnexus.org/profile/JonathanPearce <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/argument-against-the-existence-1"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/*W87NsWmR0*3Rlbl0BBpUivFIxKYFs26acOEy4Ogob5hb*gRyBRL1WU7K2ayyg4OTmlhP75D*YEJFWXPvB8ss3r4sWzsizty*B92P6UCsWg_/929962098.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A look at the lack of evidence for the soul and arguments against its existence. How does this influence ideas on religion? <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/argument-against-the-existence-1"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/*W87NsWmR0*3Rlbl0BBpUivFIxKYFs26acOEy4Ogob5hb*gRyBRL1WU7K2ayyg4OTmlhP75D*YEJFWXPvB8ss3r4sWzsizty*B92P6UCsWg_/929962098.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A look at the lack of evidence for the soul and arguments against its existence. How does this influence ideas on religion? Argument Against the Existence of the Soul (Part 1) tag:atheistnexus.org,2010-08-25:2182797:Video:957146 2010-08-25T22:45:51.635Z Johnny P http://atheistnexus.org/profile/JonathanPearce <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/argument-against-the-existence"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/r5JKzeC**6NXi9uHMdjreFdJhHTzCD82dJ3J2SZfv5ZNLhtR4GE8iiqptem7fC*t3wH0ERBt0qk2gCMo2XsAqjcgkk8DIhKDRK8vO4YEZJg_/779467533.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A look at the lack of evidence for the soul and arguments against its existence. How does this influence ideas on religion? <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/argument-against-the-existence"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/r5JKzeC**6NXi9uHMdjreFdJhHTzCD82dJ3J2SZfv5ZNLhtR4GE8iiqptem7fC*t3wH0ERBt0qk2gCMo2XsAqjcgkk8DIhKDRK8vO4YEZJg_/779467533.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A look at the lack of evidence for the soul and arguments against its existence. How does this influence ideas on religion? Substance dualism tag:atheistnexus.org,2010-02-23:2182797:Video:735558 2010-02-23T03:23:56.414Z Evilgenius20 http://atheistnexus.org/profile/Evilgenius20 <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/substance-dualism"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com/files/9F2*cM1up9ujr4RB2QdzLRAz49AxzgBMRpuWENqzAHjCf4k7cOf5QzAih33-Mja6tYII7FuVK4NNVuCbsudAwruUUWRJEcU5/940286118.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Since ancient times, many attempts have been made to account for the relationship between mind and body. This video examines the inherent flaws in the philosophy of substance dualism, along with some of the fallacious reasoning often put forward to support… <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/substance-dualism"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/9F2*cM1up9ujr4RB2QdzLRAz49AxzgBMRpuWENqzAHjCf4k7cOf5QzAih33-Mja6tYII7FuVK4NNVuCbsudAwruUUWRJEcU5/940286118.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Since ancient times, many attempts have been made to account for the relationship between mind and body. This video examines the inherent flaws in the philosophy of substance dualism, along with some of the fallacious reasoning often put forward to support it.