Lecture+7 - 305:03 Cognition Fall 2009 Dr.JulienMusolino...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–16. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Fall 2009 305:03 – Cognition Dr. Julien Musolino “The mind is what the brain does” – Steven Pinker
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Announcements _____________________________ Readings 8 and 9 Assignment # 2 due by Oct. 25 @ 10:00pm Creative component due by Dec. 01 Midterm 2 on November 10
Background image of page 2
I. Beautiful minds Where we are _____________________________ II. Biased minds IV. Talking heads III. Looking inside the mind V. Evolving minds
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
The mind-body problem Outline _____________________________ Dualism Materialism Idealism Implications and consequences
Background image of page 4
What are we?
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Are we mere biological robots? What are we? _____________________________ If so, how does flesh produce the richness of our mental lives?
Background image of page 6
Meat? _____________________________ Terry Bisson
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Are we mere biological robots? What are we? _____________________________ If so, how does flesh produce the richness of our mental lives? Awesome implications!
Background image of page 8
Video game analogy _____________________________
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Are we mere biological robots? What are we? _____________________________ If so, how does flesh produce the richness of our mental lives? Awesome implications! If not, what else are we made of?
Background image of page 10
Life after death? _____________________________ Dinesh D’souza
Background image of page 11

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Mind/body problem _____________________________
Background image of page 12
The mind-body problem Outline _____________________________ Dualism Materialism Idealism Implications and consequences
Background image of page 13

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Dualism (a quick test)
Background image of page 14
Dualism Dualism is the concept that our mind is more than just
Background image of page 15

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 16
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 11/28/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 830:301 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.

Page1 / 45

Lecture+7 - 305:03 Cognition Fall 2009 Dr.JulienMusolino...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 16. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online