Lezing: Science and Religion (Amsterdam) – besloten
5 april @ 13:30 - 16:30
How to cure religion (spoiler alert: you can’t)
Out of the Box Lecture on Science and Religion
Religion is on a rapid decline in the West. And it won’t ever come back, many have thought. Good changes they are wrong. But what’s wrong isn’t so much religion (and its incurability) itself, but the modern western view of it. Or rather: the modern western view on convictions altogether, including our own. There’s a new group of philosophers that say: the problem of Western thinking is that people don’t know what they believe. More specifically: they don’t know that they believe. Believe what? How? Let’s find out what they mean.