Don't Worry, We'll Talk It Out

Human Nature: Love, Language, and Spirituality (with Jeremy Sherman, PhD)

August 21, 2021 Randon Heim Season 3 Episode 26
Don't Worry, We'll Talk It Out
Human Nature: Love, Language, and Spirituality (with Jeremy Sherman, PhD)
Show Notes

Today, Randon is joined by writer, author, researcher, and public speaker Dr. Jeremy Sherman. A number of topics related to evolution, language, religion, spirituality, love, romance, and much more are discussed. 

Dr. Sherman received both his undergraduate degree and master’s degree in public policy from University of California, Berkeley, and a Ph.D. in evolutionary epistemology from the Union institute in Ohio. 

He teaches college courses across the social sciences and has been a contributing writerfor Psychology Today for the last 15 years, where his blogs on concepts like love, skepticism, evolution, and cognitive psychology have amassed over 9 million views. He has studied and collaborated with the famous Harvard and Berkeley neuroscientist and anthropologist Terrence Deacon for twenty years on the evolutionary origins of life. His most recent book was published by Colombia university press and is titled Neither Ghost nor Machine: The emergence and nature of selves.