Matter and Meaning
Is Matter Sacred or Profane?eBook - 2010
We live in a material world. But what is matter? Can it point us towards meanings outside itself, or can any meaning it possesses only be invested in it by human beings? To what extent might these semantic activities overlap? How have our current understandings of matter and meaningdeveloped from those of past thinkers, in both Western and non-Western contexts? These and many other questions were addressed at a conference held under the auspices of the Science and Religion Forum at Liverpool ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (169 pages)