PHL212 Intro to Philosophy of Mind

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Introduces historical and contemporary thought in the philosophy of mind, considering traditional philosophical questions about the nature of the human person in the light of recent research in the cognitive sciences. Includes reading pertinent philosophical and related texts, and may involve museum and research facility field trips (except in online classes), the informal replication of experiments demonstrating interesting aspects of conscious experience, and the utilization of pertinent online, film, and other contemporary media accounts. Features texts from the literature of philosophy of mind, such as discussions of brains in vats, zombies, the plight of color-blind neuroscientists, and what it's like to be a bat. Prerequisite: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).

Credits:
4.00
Registration:
you will need the CRN to register.
Fees:
many classes have additional fees.
Materials:
classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates Materials More info
 
26621 Sylvania Campus / SS / 112 03:00 PM-04:50 PM MW 02-Apr-2018 thru 13-Jun-2018 Textbooks for CRN 26621
Instructor: Steve T Jolin
Tuition: credit Fees: $0.00
 
27072 Web 02-Apr-2018 thru 16-Jun-2018 Textbooks for CRN 27072 Course details for CRN 27072
Web class Instructor: Steve T Jolin
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00