By Philip Hefner,Ann Milliken Pederson,Susan Barreto
"In Our our bodies Are Selves, i discovered a compendium of views reflecting upon the longing to discover ourselves back at domestic in our bodies--to problem the widely held 'assumption that physique and self are separate things,' and to find body-selves back inside Christian theological tradition."
--Anne Benvenuti, writer of Spirit Unleashed: Reimagining Human-Animal Relations
"In a method or one other, so much people paintings to determine existence. which means is advanced and infrequently elusive. we're specifically challenged while dealing with the uncertainties of private affliction and decline. this article is helping convey us the way in which. a brand new paradigm, "bodyself," forcefully demanding situations the outdated mind-body dualism of the venerable Descartes and a few now antiquated perspectives of scientific perform. Hefner and Pederson's point of view . . . is compelling, with a reasoned technique that pulls the reader in."
--Jerome W. Freeman, John C. Sall, MD, Professor in drugs, Sanford institution of Medicine
Philip Hefner is Professor of Systematic Theology Emeritus, Lutheran institution of Theology at Chicago. He used to be Editor of Zygon: magazine of faith and Science, 1988-2007. His Technology and Human Becoming (2003) is in frequent use as a school text.
Ann Pederson is Professor of faith at Augustana collage, Sioux Falls, SD. She is the writer of The Geography of God's Incarnation (2013).
Susan Barreto is a journalist, whose paintings looks at the web site of the Lutheran Alliance for religion, technology and know-how (www.luthscitech.org) and The Lutheran journal. She is additionally editor of InvestHedge, a per month journal that covers the hedge fund industry.
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