In 2008, the Montgomery County Science and Religion Discussion Group embarked on a
three month discussion of consciousness. Below are links to the materials used to provide
background and stimulate questions.


1. What is Enlightenment?:  
"Is God All in Your Head"

2. Dr. Donald Hoffman has posted his undergraduate course PowerPoint presentations
from a course taught at University of California.  These are excellent!

Consciousness:  A Very Short Introduction by Susan Blackmore. For a review:

Emergence of Ethical Norms and Spirituality:

Video on the Brain and Prayer (no longer available)

2. Mark Graves  

Frans de Waal

4. Steven Pinker

5. Marc Hauser
Resources for Addressing Consciousness