From the religious perspective, they take a dualistic view of the body, in that it is made up of two substances such as soul and body.
Whilst the body is a physical entity, the soul is not.
They are dependant on each other for human existence.
Descarte proposed cartesian dualism, which refers to how the 2 separate substances become fused together to form a new one.
Descarte said "I am not present in my body as a sailor in his ship, I am tightly bound to it, mixed up with it so that we become a…