TITLE

PRACTICING RELIGIOUS CONVERSION: LESSONS FROM NEUROSCIENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Markham, Paul N.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Sacred Tribes Journal;2010, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the religion conversion in the context of increasing scientific knowledge about human nature. It states that religious conversion is considered as a central point of religious identity. It reflects on the enunciation of the importance of neuroscientific research to the concept of religious conversion, particularly in the Christian tradition. It further informs about ethical reasoning which is an intellectual exercise and suggests that it must be considered in evangelism.
ACCESSION #
84965347

 

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