|This course may be repeated for credit.|
This course will explore recent discussions in philosophy of mind. Topics will change from year to year.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (PHIL)(PHIL-Philosophy)(PHIL-Social Jus)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Susan Carey, THE ORIGIN OF CONCEPTS,
Edouard Machery, DOING WITHOUT CONCEPTS,
and other readings.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Two papers. Students will also be expected to take turns leading seminar discussions and to read and comment upon one another's work.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
THIS YEAR, THE COURSE TOPIC WILL EXPLORE THEORIES OF THE NATURE OF CONCEPTS IN PHILOSOPHY AND PSYCHOLOGY.
This is an advanced interdisciplinary seminar. Ideally, students will have taken at least one previous course in philosophy and one in psychology. However, majors in philosophy, SISP or any of the cognitive sciences are welcome to enroll.
|Instructor(s): Horst,Steven W. Times: .M.W... 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: FISK412; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 12||SR major: 3||JR major: 3|| || |
|Seats Available: 6||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 3||JR non-major: 3||SO: 0||FR: X|
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