Philosophy and Neuroscience

PHIL 252

Explores relevance of recent findings in neuroscience (and cognitive neuroscience) to traditional philosophical areas of inquiry. Also addresses philosophical issues regarding practice of neuroscience and relation to other disciplines/sciences. Possible topics include: epistemology of neuroscience data, relation between neuroscience/psychology, neurolinguistics, neuroethics, neural representations, neuroscience & consciousness. Instructors: De Brigard, Sinnott-Armstrong, or Neander
Curriculum Codes
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • NEUROSCI 252
Typically Offered
Occasionally