PHIL 4620

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

Advanced discussion of a topic in Philosophy of Mind.

When Offered Spring.

Distribution Category (KCM-AS)

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    Combined with: PHIL 6620

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Self-Knowledge and its Limits

  •  9371PHIL 4620  SEM 101

  • Do you know what you want? If so, how? And why does it matter to know yourself? If not, why not? And why might it matter to fail to know yourself? This course will examine self-knowledge, self-ignorance, and the importance of each, using a wide range of readings from psychology, philosophy of mind, epistemology, and aesthetics.