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Unformatted text preview: Clinical Emotional difficulties; how can ppl b helped to overcome severe anxiety? Counseling Problems with daily life (i.e. marriage) Educational and School Improvement of learning in school; Problems that affect schoolchildren; how should the school handle a child who regularly disrupts the classroom? Applied (“Soft”) Brain-in-the-vat problem Woman with brain tumor looks real healthy until bitter end. Surgeons have new surgery to take out brain and work on it. They find way to take out brain from all angles and a lot of fibers connecting body. Taking out the brain dries it, so they put it in a vat to make it plump. It allows to keep brain and body stable. It gives her a chance of survival. If she stays in the same position, her body could form blood clots. If body died and the brain did not, where is her mind?; do we place ourselves in our feelings or do we place ourselves in our brains where the cognitive functions happen?...
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This note was uploaded on 11/20/2011 for the course PSY 1 taught by Professor Fridlund during the Fall '08 term at UCSB.
- Fall '08