Kenneth R. Manning

Kenneth R. Manning is Thomas Meloy Professor of Rhetoric and of the History of Science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Posts by Kenneth R. Manning

The Soul Story

Musolino delivers a compelling narrative, inherently polemical, based on historical facts, experimental data, theories in sociology and political science, findings in experimental psychology and neuroscience, philosophical principles, and theological beliefs. While this conglomerate is conveyed admirably in layman’s terms, avoiding disciplinary jargon for the most part, it sometimes feels dizzyingly kaleidoscopic with little attempt at layering or prioritizing the relative status of component parts.