Past Meetup

SCIENCE AND MATERIALISM

This Meetup is past

28 people went

Location image of event venue

Details

Nowadays we take for granted that science and materialism are natural bed-fellows. But this was not always the case. From Newton onwards many scientists were not materialists. This issue is particularly relevant for psychology. Should we all embrace materialism in the age of science, or perhaps materialism is only an unnecessary appendage, smuggled in for convenience? (This presentation will include PowerPoint slide show)