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Throughout history, the vast majority of people around the globe have believed they have, however defined, a “soul.” While the question of whether the soul exists cannot be answered by science, what we can study are the causes and consequences of various beliefs about the soul and its prospects of surviving the death of the body. Why are soul and afterlife beliefs so common in human history? Are there adaptive advantages to assuming souls exist? Are there brain structures that have been shaped by environmental pressures that provide the foundation of body/mind dualism that is such a prominent feature of many religions? How do these beliefs shape the worldviews of different cultures and our collective lives? What is the role of competing afterlife beliefs in religion, science, politics, and war? This course explores several facets of this relatively unexplored but profoundly important aspect of human thought and behavior. The course consists mainly of 70 to 80 minute lectures, typically broken up into 3 segments, recorded from a course offered by Rutgers University School of Arts and Sciences. These videos include slides and some embedded video clips. Most lectures are accompanied by slides used during the lecture, also including recommended reading assignment which may provide additional opportunities to reflect on your studies. Due to the lengthiness of this class and natural progression, the online course has been separated into 3 units, this is Unit 2....
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Introduction to Unit 2

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Introduction18分鐘
Reading2 個閱讀材料
Welcome to the Course10分鐘
Learner Support10分鐘

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Thinking and Feeling

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Thinking and Feeling Part B22分鐘
Thinking and Feeling Part C15分鐘
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Unpleasantness in Vermont10分鐘

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Terror Management

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Terror Management Part B25分鐘
Terror Management Part C21分鐘
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Tales from the Crypt: On the Role of Death in Life10分鐘
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Quiz - Lessons 2 & 330分鐘

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Internalized Beliefs I

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Internalized Beliefs I Part B21分鐘
Internalized Beliefs I Part C16分鐘
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The Anatomy of Internalized Beliefs10分鐘
The Anatomy of Internalized Beliefs: Like a Rock (slides from presentation)10分鐘
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創建者 MMJun 22nd 2016

An excellent presentation. Guest lecturers outstanding. Forces a person to really question beliefs rather than accepting at face value. Excellent points raised by learned professionals.

創建者 GCOct 23rd 2015

Amazing class that really helps you to look your core beliefs and understand why and how your are the person that you are!\n\nReally good professors and materials~ 10000 worthily!

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Prof. Daniel M. Ogilvie

Professor of Psychology
Psychology

Prof. Leonard W. Hamilton

Professor of Psychology
Department of Psychology

關於 Rutgers the State University of New Jersey

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