Philosophy and Neuroscience


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.
Curriculum Codes
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • PHIL 252
  • PSY 253
Typically Offered