2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

PHIL 40383 Advanced Topics in Human Nature

Prerequisite: PHIL 30383 or PHIL 30393. Critical analysis of contemporary theories of human nature advanced by philosophers, psychologists, biologists, cognitive scientists and others. The thinkers under consideration will vary but examples would include E. O. Wilson, B. F. Skinner, Sigmund Freud, John Searle and Daniel Dennett.