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The Embodied Self

Pollack, Robert

So now I wish to address a question raised by my experience then, in the reflective context of this celebration of Pat's professorship, my fifty-first anniversary of life with my wife, the artist, Amy Pollack, and my two decades since that seminar as a teacher and scientist versed in molecular biology, neurobiology, and evolution, as well as the notions of my own religion.

The question is this: have we a "self' that is in any way separable from the body?

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Columbia Journal of Gender and Law

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Biological Sciences
Union Theological Seminary
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March 4, 2024