Mar 23, 2023  
2021-2022 Hill Book (Class of 2025) 
2021-2022 Hill Book (Class of 2025)

PHL 252 - Minds, Brains and Technology

Three Credits
Fall Semester

A discussion of questions that lie at the intersection of psychology, neuroscience and philosophy, including: How are psychological states like pain related to brain states? Could a digital computer have beliefs? Feel pain? Fall in love? What can brain-based psychological disorders teach us about the mind? Will advances in neuroscience show that we are not free? That we are not morally responsible?

Prerequisite(s)/Restriction(s): One 100-Level Philosophy course.
Course Applies to: Neuroscience