Week 5: Consciousness
Notes from other classes:
Introduction to consciousness
views on consciousness
Discussion Questions for Week 6
- How did the rise of mechanical philosophy and science affect the understanding
- What do computational mechanisms add to psychological explanation?
- What conception of mechanism best characterizes psychological explanations?
- What are the alternatives to mechanistic explanations of mind?
- How are mechanisms organized hierarchically?
- What are the prospects for a mechanistic explanation of consciousness?
Life, Mind, and Disease
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