Patricia Churchland speaks on morality and the social brain to overflow crowd Sunday, Jan. 4

January 6, 2015

More than 125 attended Sunday’s lecture by Patricia Churchland, professor emerita of the Univ. of California, San Diego, about morality and the brain based on her book, “Touching a Nerve.” Introduced by Eddie Tabash, who was introduced by Bob Ladendorf, Churchland also discussed the neuroscience of NDEs, evolution of brains in mammals, and how various brain chemicals affect behavior. 

Photographs by Russell Orrell

Patricia Churchland 

Patricia Churchland 

Patricia Churchland 

Patricia Churchland 

Patricia Churchland 

Patricia Churchland 

Patricia Churchland

Eddie Tabash 

Bob Ladendorf