This book review of Thomas Nagel's "Mind and Cosmos" gets at the heart of the issues: "Since neither physics nor Darwinian biology—the concept of evolution—can account for the emergence of a mental world from a physical one, Nagel contends that the mental side of existence must somehow have been present in creation from the very start." Nagel, who confesses to being an atheist at one point, pleads for a new science to explain the unexplained.

This book review of Thomas Nagel's "Mind and Cosmos" gets at the heart of the issues: "Since neither physics nor Darwinian biology—the concept of evolution—can account for the emergence of a mental world from a physical one, Nagel contends that the mental side of existence must somehow have been present in creation from the very start." Nagel, who confesses to being an atheist at one point, pleads for a new science to explain the unexplained.

Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature Is Almost Certainly False by Thomas Nagel,http://www.amazon.com/dp/0199919755/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_S.VGsb1VRMHVMQFJ

Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature Is Almost Certainly False by Thomas Nagel,http://www.amazon.com/dp/0199919755/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_S.VGsb1VRMHVMQFJ

Rene Russo in The Thomas Crown Affair... I actually had this cut. A repeat worth considering.                                                                                                                                                      More

Rene Russo in The Thomas Crown Affair... I actually had this cut. A repeat worth considering. More

El Hereje: ¿Quién es Thomas Nagel y porqué tantos de sus colegas académicos lo condenan? -- Los Dueños del Circo -- Sott.net

El Hereje: ¿Quién es Thomas Nagel y porqué tantos de sus colegas académicos lo condenan? -- Los Dueños del Circo -- Sott.net

The Universe Is Waking Up: Thomas Nagel's Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature is Almost Certainly False  No time for philosophical discourse in your day? Try this great review by Dhivan for the Western Buddhist Review...

The Universe Is Waking Up: Thomas Nagel's Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature is Almost Certainly False No time for philosophical discourse in your day? Try this great review by Dhivan for the Western Buddhist Review...

Voyeurism, exhibitionism, sadism and masochism are, according to Nagel, incomplete forms of communication. Nagel addresses homosexuality, and concludes that using this argument one can hardly call homosexuality perverse, since two persons of the same sex can certainly have complete communication.

Voyeurism, exhibitionism, sadism and masochism are, according to Nagel, incomplete forms of communication. Nagel addresses homosexuality, and concludes that using this argument one can hardly call homosexuality perverse, since two persons of the same sex can certainly have complete communication.

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