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Introduction to the Philosophy of Mind (Intensive Course)




Introduction to the Philosophy of Mind (Intensive Course) - In this seminar, we work with texts in the philosophy of mind to train the skills required for philosophical research, such as reconstruction of arguments and their critical evaluation in oral discussions and in written form.

Main Reading: Alter, T. & Howell, R. J. (2009): A Dialogue on Consciousness. New York: Oxford Univ. Press.

Prior participation in the courses of the Philosophy of Cognitive Science obligatory module (Introduction to Logic and Critical Thinking; Philosophy for Cognitive Science) is recommended.

Course assessment:
- Regular homework assignments every other week (required, but not graded)
- Final term paper on one of the topics discussed, approx. 2500-3500 words.

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Ort: 50/E07
Zeiten: Fr. 14:00 - 16:00 (wöchentlich)
Erster Termin: Freitag, 05.04.2024 14:00 - 16:00, Ort: 50/E07
Veranstaltungsart: Seminar (Offizielle Lehrveranstaltungen)
ECTS-Punkte: 6
Art der Durchführung: Präsenz-Sitzungen ohne Video-Aufzeichnung [präsenz]


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  • Courses in English > Human Sciences (e.g. Cognitive Science, Psychology)