Philosophical Issues in Brain Science
By Prof. Pawan Sinha, Prof. Alex Byrne
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This video course covers neuroscience, contemporary psychology, consciousness, and cognitive and behavioral functions. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA Album art photo courtesy of Wikipedia.
|1||VideoLecture 5: Are Infants Little Scientists?||This lecture covers solidity, cohesion, mindreading; Kell transformation; domain boundaries.||7/26/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||VideoLecture 8: Addressing Molyneux's Query||This lecture covers John Locke; Molyneux's problem; blindness; vision; pre-op vision; post-op vision; stimulus; cataracts; cross modal testing; rapid learning; touch.||7/26/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||VideoLecture 12: The Imagery Debate: The Role of the Brain||This lecture covers imagery; visual mental images; sensory input; memory; depictive representation; propositional representation; processing systems; spatial medium; visual cortex; neural systems.||7/26/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||VideoLecture 17: Theories of Consciousness that Neuroscientists Take Seriously||This lecture covers the three theories of consciousness; explanatory gap; first order and higher order difference; transitivity principle; ambitious vs. modest higher order; ambitious higher order theory; neuroscience; psychology.||7/26/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||VideoLecture 19: Theories of Consciousness||This lecture covers science of consciousness, philosophy, neuroscience, neurocomputational processing, psychology, cognitive and behavioral functions, subjective experience; behavior; brain processes.||7/26/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
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