Matter and mind: a non-theist exploration
Byrne, C 2011, 'Matter and mind: a non-theist exploration', Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, vol. 45, no. 1, pp. 38-42.
This essay explores two non-theist approaches to mind and matter—Buddhism and Humanism. It examines these differing views in relation to Paley’s ‘design argument’ for the existence of God from a philosophical and biological perspective. While tracking along a path similar to one which a theologian may travel, this essay does not refer to theist doctrine.