Life After Death

Martin, Malachi B.
March 1978
National Review;3/17/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p349
The article focuses on thanatology, the study of death and dying. Some psychiatrists and psychologists undertook a study to develop a rational and scientific proof of life after death but could not find anything which could prove that there is spirit or soul exits after the bodily death. Two major drawbacks of the research are discussed. The first is the assumption that death has taken place with the absence of heartbeat and brain activity. The second flaw is that the researchers have gone beyond verified evidence.


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