2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

PHIL 415 Topics in Neurophilosophy

A variable content course. An exploration of mind, brain, and ethics, especially neuroethics. Examines issues both in and at the intersection of the philosophy of mind, brain science, and ethics. Highlights philosophical themes and problems and explores the possible relevance of the "neurorevolution" to them. Also explores ethical issues posed by applications of brain science. Consult departmental website for the specific topic in a given semester.

A total of 6 credits may be earned, but no more than 3 in any one semester or term.