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24.119 Mind and Machines (MIT) 24.119 Mind and Machines (MIT)

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This course is an introduction to many of the central issues in a branch of philosophy called philosophy of mind. Some of the questions we will discuss include the following. Can computers think? Is the mind an immaterial thing? Or is the mind the brain? Or does the mind stand to the brain as a computer program stands to the hardware? How can creatures like ourselves think thoughts that are "about" things? (For example, we can all think that Aristotle is a philosopher, and in that sense think "about" Aristotle, but what is the explanation of this quite remarkable ability?) Can I know whether your experiences and my experiences when we look at raspberries, fire trucks and stop lights are the same? Can consciousness be given a scientific explanation? This course is an introduction to many of the central issues in a branch of philosophy called philosophy of mind. Some of the questions we will discuss include the following. Can computers think? Is the mind an immaterial thing? Or is the mind the brain? Or does the mind stand to the brain as a computer program stands to the hardware? How can creatures like ourselves think thoughts that are "about" things? (For example, we can all think that Aristotle is a philosopher, and in that sense think "about" Aristotle, but what is the explanation of this quite remarkable ability?) Can I know whether your experiences and my experiences when we look at raspberries, fire trucks and stop lights are the same? Can consciousness be given a scientific explanation?

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artificial intelligence | artificial intelligence | psychology | psychology | philosophy | philosophy | Turing Machines | Turing Machines | consciousness | consciousness | computer limitations | computer limitations | computation | computation | neurophysiology | neurophysiology | Turing test | Turing test | the analog/digital distinction | the analog/digital distinction | Chinese Room argument | Chinese Room argument | causal efficacy of content | causal efficacy of content | inverted spectrum | inverted spectrum | mental representation | mental representation | procedural semantics | procedural semantics | connectionism | connectionism

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24.09 Minds and Machines (MIT) 24.09 Minds and Machines (MIT)

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This course is an introduction to many of the central issues in a branch of philosophy called philosophy of mind. This course is an introduction to many of the central issues in a branch of philosophy called philosophy of mind.

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Searle | Searle | AI | AI | Turing Test | Turing Test | dualism | dualism | behaviorism | behaviorism | identity theory | identity theory | Kripke | Kripke | functionalism | functionalism | intentionality | intentionality | externalism | externalism | perception | perception | self-knowledge | self-knowledge | knowledge argument | knowledge argument | Chalmers | Chalmers | Nagel | Nagel | panprotopsychism | panprotopsychism | mysterianism | mysterianism | consciousness | consciousness | rene descartes | rene descartes | mind | mind | brain | brain | causal theory | causal theory | pain | pain | relief | relief | meaning | meaning | individualism | individualism | qualia | qualia | mind-body problem | mind-body problem | free will | free will

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9.00W Introduction to Psychology (MIT) 9.00W Introduction to Psychology (MIT)

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This course surveys questions about human behavior and mental life ranging from how you see to why you fall in love. The great controversies: nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self and society. Students are exposed to the range of theoretical perspectives including biological, evolutionary, cognitive, and psychoanalytic. One of the best aspects of Psychology is that you are the subject matter. This makes it possible to do many demonstrations in lecture that allow you to experience the topic under study. Lectures work in tandem with the textbook. The course breaks into small recitations sections to allow discussion, oral presentations, and individual contact with instructors. This course surveys questions about human behavior and mental life ranging from how you see to why you fall in love. The great controversies: nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self and society. Students are exposed to the range of theoretical perspectives including biological, evolutionary, cognitive, and psychoanalytic. One of the best aspects of Psychology is that you are the subject matter. This makes it possible to do many demonstrations in lecture that allow you to experience the topic under study. Lectures work in tandem with the textbook. The course breaks into small recitations sections to allow discussion, oral presentations, and individual contact with instructors.

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psychology | psychology | think | think | see | see | feel | feel | learn | learn | talk | talk | act | act | grow | grow | fear | fear | like | like | love | love | hate | hate | lust | lust | nature | nature | nurture | nurture | free will | free will | consciousness | consciousness | human differences | human differences | self | self | society | society | social psychology | social psychology | philosophy | philosophy | linguistics | linguistics | economics | economics | anthropology | anthropology | 9.00 | 9.00

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24.500 Topics in Philosophy of Mind: Perceptual Experience (MIT) 24.500 Topics in Philosophy of Mind: Perceptual Experience (MIT)

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This course is a survey of recent philosophy of perception. The main topics discussed are the following: the transparency of perceptual experience, disjunctivism, the content of perceptual experience, perceptual consciousness, thought ownership and thought disorders (focussing on schizophrenia), introspection, and the perception of sound. Questions raised by these topics include "In what way is imagination distinct from perception?", "Is there a perceptual relation?", "What is the view that perceptual experiences have representational content?", "In what way is introspection distinct from perception?", "What does the phenomenon of 'thought insertion' show about the ownership of thoughts?", and "What is a sound?". We explore thes This course is a survey of recent philosophy of perception. The main topics discussed are the following: the transparency of perceptual experience, disjunctivism, the content of perceptual experience, perceptual consciousness, thought ownership and thought disorders (focussing on schizophrenia), introspection, and the perception of sound. Questions raised by these topics include "In what way is imagination distinct from perception?", "Is there a perceptual relation?", "What is the view that perceptual experiences have representational content?", "In what way is introspection distinct from perception?", "What does the phenomenon of 'thought insertion' show about the ownership of thoughts?", and "What is a sound?". We explore thes

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philosophy of perception | philosophy of perception | transparency of experience | transparency of experience | consciousness | consciousness | sensory awareness | sensory awareness | content of visual experience | content of visual experience | thought ownership | thought ownership | thought disorders | thought disorders | schizophrenia | schizophrenia | introspection | introspection | sound | sound

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Philosophy of language and mind

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Language and Mind: What is rationality? What is consciousness? How do we manage to express our thoughts and experiences in language? Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

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philosophy | rationality | consciousness | philosophy | rationality | consciousness

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Philosophy of language and mind

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Language and Mind: What is rationality? What is consciousness? How do we manage to express our thoughts and experiences in language? Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

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philosophy | rationality | consciousness | philosophy | rationality | consciousness

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24.500 Other Minds (MIT) 24.500 Other Minds (MIT)

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This is a seminar on issues connected with the traditional "problem of other minds". In addition to reading some of the classic papers on other minds, we will look at recent work on related topics. There will be no lectures. Each week I will spend half an hour or so introducing the assigned reading, and the rest of the time will be devoted to discussion. This is a seminar on issues connected with the traditional "problem of other minds". In addition to reading some of the classic papers on other minds, we will look at recent work on related topics. There will be no lectures. Each week I will spend half an hour or so introducing the assigned reading, and the rest of the time will be devoted to discussion.

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consciousness | consciousness | mental representation | mental representation | perception | perception | mental causation | mental causation

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9.69 Foundations of Cognition (MIT) 9.69 Foundations of Cognition (MIT)

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Advances in cognitive science have resolved, clarified, and sometimes complicated some of the great questions of Western philosophy: what is the structure of the world and how do we come to know it; does everyone represent the world the same way; what is the best way for us to act in the world. Specific topics include color, objects, number, categories, similarity, inductive inference, space, time, causality, reasoning, decision-making, morality and consciousness. Readings and discussion include a brief philosophical history of each topic and focus on advances in cognitive and developmental psychology, computation, neuroscience, and related fields. At least one subject in cognitive science, psychology, philosophy, linguistics, or artificial intelligence is required. An additional project i Advances in cognitive science have resolved, clarified, and sometimes complicated some of the great questions of Western philosophy: what is the structure of the world and how do we come to know it; does everyone represent the world the same way; what is the best way for us to act in the world. Specific topics include color, objects, number, categories, similarity, inductive inference, space, time, causality, reasoning, decision-making, morality and consciousness. Readings and discussion include a brief philosophical history of each topic and focus on advances in cognitive and developmental psychology, computation, neuroscience, and related fields. At least one subject in cognitive science, psychology, philosophy, linguistics, or artificial intelligence is required. An additional project i

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cognitive science | cognitive science | Western philosophy | Western philosophy | structure | structure | color | color | objects | objects | number | number | similarity | similarity | inductive inference | inductive inference | space | space | time | time | reasoning | reasoning | decision-making | decision-making | morality | morality | consciousness | consciousness | development | development | psychology | psychology | computation | computation | neuroscience | neuroscience | philosophy | philosophy | linguistics | linguistics | artificial intelligence | artificial intelligence

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George Eliot 1. Intellect and Consciousness

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In this lecture Dr Catherine Brown brings her discussion to focus primarily upon Eliot's atypical novella 'The Lifted Veil' and her novel 'Middlemarch'. It notes the power and range of Eliot's intellect and her changing attitudes to the proper function and remit of the intellect and consciousness. The podcast focuses upon the act of perception in Eliot's fiction, and the presentation of observation as a means of generalising the behavior of others. Catherine Brown suggests that Eliot's use of the vocabulary of consciousness, which was not made popular until after her death, demonstrates that Eliot accepted a modern understanding of brain function. Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

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literature | consciousness | George Eliot | #greatwriters | george elliot | lifted veil | intellect | literature | consciousness | George Eliot | #greatwriters | george elliot | lifted veil | intellect | 2011-11-06

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9.69 Foundations of Cognition (MIT) 9.69 Foundations of Cognition (MIT)

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Advances in cognitive science have resolved, clarified, and sometimes complicated some of the great questions of Western philosophy: what is the structure of the world and how do we come to know it; does everyone represent the world the same way; what is the best way for us to act in the world. Specific topics include color, objects, number, categories, similarity, inductive inference, space, time, causality, reasoning, decision-making, morality and consciousness. Readings and discussion include a brief philosophical history of each topic and focus on advances in cognitive and developmental psychology, computation, neuroscience, and related fields. At least one subject in cognitive science, psychology, philosophy, linguistics, or artificial intelligence is required. An additional project i Advances in cognitive science have resolved, clarified, and sometimes complicated some of the great questions of Western philosophy: what is the structure of the world and how do we come to know it; does everyone represent the world the same way; what is the best way for us to act in the world. Specific topics include color, objects, number, categories, similarity, inductive inference, space, time, causality, reasoning, decision-making, morality and consciousness. Readings and discussion include a brief philosophical history of each topic and focus on advances in cognitive and developmental psychology, computation, neuroscience, and related fields. At least one subject in cognitive science, psychology, philosophy, linguistics, or artificial intelligence is required. An additional project i

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cognitive science | cognitive science | Western philosophy | Western philosophy | structure | structure | color | color | objects | objects | number | number | similarity | similarity | inductive inference | inductive inference | space | space | time | time | reasoning | reasoning | decision-making | decision-making | morality | morality | consciousness | consciousness | development | development | psychology | psychology | computation | computation | neuroscience | neuroscience | philosophy | philosophy | linguistics | linguistics | artificial intelligence | artificial intelligence

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9.00P Introduction to Psychology (MIT) 9.00P Introduction to Psychology (MIT)

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A first course in psychology: how we think, see, feel, learn, talk, act, grow, fear, like, love, hate, lust, and interact. The great controversies: nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self and society. Largely experimental and social psychology, with relevant ideas from biology, philosophy, linguistics, economics, anthropology, and the arts. A first course in psychology: how we think, see, feel, learn, talk, act, grow, fear, like, love, hate, lust, and interact. The great controversies: nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self and society. Largely experimental and social psychology, with relevant ideas from biology, philosophy, linguistics, economics, anthropology, and the arts.

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psychology | psychology | think | think | see | see | feel | feel | learn | learn | talk | talk | act | act | grow | grow | fear | fear | like | like | love | love | hate | hate | lust | lust | interact | interact | nature and nurture | nature and nurture | free will | free will | consciousness | consciousness | human differences | human differences | self | self | society | society | social psychology | social psychology | biology | biology | philosophy | philosophy | linguistics | linguistics | economics | economics | anthropology | anthropology | 9.00 | 9.00

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Creativity Lecture 1: Soul Dust - the Science and Art of Consciousness

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Nicholas Humphrey, a theoretical psychologist based in Cambridge, presents his work on the evolution of human intelligence and consciousness. Part of the Creativity Lecture Series by the Keble College Advanced Studies Centre. Nicholas Humphrey studied mountain gorillas with Dian Fossey in Rwanda, he was the first to demonstrate the existence of "blindsight" after brain damage in monkeys, he proposed the celebrated theory of the "social function of intellect". His books include Consciousness Regained, The Inner Eye, A History of the Mind, Leaps of Faith, The Mind Made Flesh, Seeing Red and most recently Soul Dust: the Magic of Consciousness (Princeton University Press). He has been Professor at the London School of Economics. Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

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body | psychology | consciousness | conscious | philosophy | mind | spiral | soul | body | psychology | consciousness | conscious | philosophy | mind | spiral | soul | 2011-04-29

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Creativity Lecture 1: Soul Dust - the Science and Art of Consciousness

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Nicholas Humphrey, a theoretical psychologist based in Cambridge, presents his work on the evolution of human intelligence and consciousness. Part of the Creativity Lecture Series by the Keble College Advanced Studies Centre. Nicholas Humphrey studied mountain gorillas with Dian Fossey in Rwanda, he was the first to demonstrate the existence of "blindsight" after brain damage in monkeys, he proposed the celebrated theory of the "social function of intellect". His books include Consciousness Regained, The Inner Eye, A History of the Mind, Leaps of Faith, The Mind Made Flesh, Seeing Red and most recently Soul Dust: the Magic of Consciousness (Princeton University Press). He has been Professor at the London School of Economics. Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

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body | psychology | consciousness | conscious | philosophy | mind | spiral | soul | body | psychology | consciousness | conscious | philosophy | mind | spiral | soul | 2011-04-29

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17.524 Nationalism (MIT) 17.524 Nationalism (MIT)

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This course provides a broad overview of the theories of and approaches to the study of nationalist thought and practice. It also explores the related phenomena termed nationalism: national consciousness and identity, nations, nation-states, and nationalist ideologies and nationalist movements. The course analyzes nationalism's emergence and endurance as a factor in modern politics and society. Topics include: nationalism and state-building, nationalism and economic modernization, nationalism and democratization, and nationalism and religious conflict. This course provides a broad overview of the theories of and approaches to the study of nationalist thought and practice. It also explores the related phenomena termed nationalism: national consciousness and identity, nations, nation-states, and nationalist ideologies and nationalist movements. The course analyzes nationalism's emergence and endurance as a factor in modern politics and society. Topics include: nationalism and state-building, nationalism and economic modernization, nationalism and democratization, and nationalism and religious conflict.

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nationalist thought | nationalist thought | nationalist practice | nationalist practice | nationalism | nationalism | political science | political science | national consciousness | national consciousness | identity | identity | nations | nations | nation-states | nation-states | nationalist ideologies | nationalist ideologies | nationalist movements | nationalist movements | modern politics | modern politics | state-building | state-building | economic modernization | economic modernization | democratization | democratization | religious conflict | religious conflict

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9.00SC Introduction to Psychology (MIT) 9.00SC Introduction to Psychology (MIT)

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Includes audio/video content: AV lectures. This course is a survey of the scientific study of human nature, including how the mind works, and how the brain supports the mind. Topics include the mental and neural bases of perception, emotion, learning, memory, cognition, child development, personality, psychopathology, and social interaction. Students will consider how such knowledge relates to debates about nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self, and society. Includes audio/video content: AV lectures. This course is a survey of the scientific study of human nature, including how the mind works, and how the brain supports the mind. Topics include the mental and neural bases of perception, emotion, learning, memory, cognition, child development, personality, psychopathology, and social interaction. Students will consider how such knowledge relates to debates about nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self, and society.

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psychology | psychology | brain | brain | vision | vision | attention | attention | consciousness | consciousness | learning | learning | memory | memory | language | language | thinking | thinking | intelligence | intelligence | emotion | emotion | personality | personality | human development | human development | stress | stress | psychopathology | psychopathology | social psychology | social psychology

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24.805 Topics in Epistemology: Self-Knowledge (MIT) 24.805 Topics in Epistemology: Self-Knowledge (MIT)

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This course is a graduate seminar surveying recent work on self-knowledge. Some questions that will be explored and discussed are: What is the distinctive philosophical interest of self-knowledge? Is self-knowledge really an epistemic achievement? Is it plausible that there is a uniform explanation of all distinctively first-personal self-knowledge? This course is a graduate seminar surveying recent work on self-knowledge. Some questions that will be explored and discussed are: What is the distinctive philosophical interest of self-knowledge? Is self-knowledge really an epistemic achievement? Is it plausible that there is a uniform explanation of all distinctively first-personal self-knowledge?

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self-knowledge | self-knowledge | Ludwig Wittgenstein | Ludwig Wittgenstein | matter | matter | consciousness | consciousness | inner sense | inner sense | Ryleanism | Ryleanism | mind | mind | transparency | transparency | reflection | reflection | introspection | introspection | perception | perception | neo-expressivism | neo-expressivism | desire | desire | emotion | emotion | intention | intention

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21H.466 Imperial and Revolutionary Russia, 1800-1917 (MIT) 21H.466 Imperial and Revolutionary Russia, 1800-1917 (MIT)

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This subject analyzes Russia's social, cultural, political heritage; Eurasian imperialism; and autocracy. It compares reforming and revolutionary impulses in the context of serfdom, the rise of the intelligentsia, and debates over capitalism. This class focuses on historical and literary texts, and especially the intersections between the two. This subject analyzes Russia's social, cultural, political heritage; Eurasian imperialism; and autocracy. It compares reforming and revolutionary impulses in the context of serfdom, the rise of the intelligentsia, and debates over capitalism. This class focuses on historical and literary texts, and especially the intersections between the two.

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Muscovy | Muscovy | Empire | Empire | Peter the Great | Peter the Great | Catherine II | Catherine II | Pugachev | Pugachev | nobility | nobility | Constitution | Constitution | bureaucracy | bureaucracy | Nicholas I | Nicholas I | Decembrists | Decembrists | serfdom | serfdom | Alexander II | Alexander II | Great reforms | Great reforms | intelligentsia | intelligentsia | Caucasus | Caucasus | Chechnya | Chechnya | Lenin | Lenin | World War I | World War I | Nicholas II | Nicholas II | Rasputin | Rasputin | Russia | Russia | social heritage | social heritage | cultural heritage | cultural heritage | political heritage | political heritage | Eurasian imperialism | Eurasian imperialism | autocracy | autocracy | political reform | political reform | political revolution | political revolution | revolutionary | revolutionary | debates | debates | capitalism | capitalism | historical texts | historical texts | literary texts | literary texts | nineteenth century | nineteenth century | 19th century | 19th century | major European power | major European power | intellectual class | intellectual class | autocratic order | autocratic order | states | states | societies | societies | West | West | national consciousness | national consciousness | state | state | society | society

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DH Lawrence 1. Consciousness

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Catherine Brown gives her first lecture in the D.H. Lawrence series. Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

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#greatwriters | consciousness | lawrence | DH Lawrence | great writers | literature | #greatwriters | consciousness | lawrence | DH Lawrence | great writers | literature

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DH Lawrence 1. Consciousness

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Catherine Brown gives her first lecture in the D.H. Lawrence series. Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

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#greatwriters | consciousness | lawrence | DH Lawrence | great writers | literature | #greatwriters | consciousness | lawrence | DH Lawrence | great writers | literature

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24.119 Mind and Machines (MIT) 24.119 Mind and Machines (MIT)

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This course is an introduction to many of the central issues in the philosophy of mind, with an emphasis on consciousness and the mind-body problem. This course is an introduction to many of the central issues in the philosophy of mind, with an emphasis on consciousness and the mind-body problem.

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artificial intelligence | artificial intelligence | psychology | psychology | philosophy | philosophy | turning machines | turning machines | consciousness | consciousness | computer limitations | computer limitations | computations | computations | neurophysiology | neurophysiology | Turing test | Turing test | the analog/digital distinction | the analog/digital distinction | Chinese Room argument | Chinese Room argument | causal efficacy of content | causal efficacy of content | inverted spectrum | inverted spectrum | mental representation | mental representation | procedural semantics | procedural semantics | connectionism | connectionism

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Learning to Teach Inclusively OER Videos in Sport Sociology

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Project web-site – www.wlv.ac.uk/teachinclusively e-mail: oer@wlv.ac.uk Videos are in .mp4 format (H.264 compression) and are playable with most media players. If you have any problems with the playback we recommend free open source VLC media player – www.videolan.org or all of our published videos can be viewed online on www.vimeo.com/oer/videos in your browser. Please contact us if you need any help oer@wlv.ac.uk , or fill in Problem Report form - https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dEg4a1h6T0ZzenRkVnlIcW1iYXpadHc6MQ

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video resource | sport | sensitive | subject | ground | rules | instructions | debate | facilitating | group | discussion | issues | peer to peer | questioning | moral | consciousness | encouraging | reflection | forum | ukoer | omac | oer | inclusive teaching | lti | critical view | online | Social studies | L000

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9.69 Foundations of Cognition (MIT)

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Advances in cognitive science have resolved, clarified, and sometimes complicated some of the great questions of Western philosophy: what is the structure of the world and how do we come to know it; does everyone represent the world the same way; what is the best way for us to act in the world. Specific topics include color, objects, number, categories, similarity, inductive inference, space, time, causality, reasoning, decision-making, morality and consciousness. Readings and discussion include a brief philosophical history of each topic and focus on advances in cognitive and developmental psychology, computation, neuroscience, and related fields. At least one subject in cognitive science, psychology, philosophy, linguistics, or artificial intelligence is required. An additional project i

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cognitive science | Western philosophy | structure | color | objects | number | similarity | inductive inference | space | time | reasoning | decision-making | morality | consciousness | development | psychology | computation | neuroscience | philosophy | linguistics | artificial intelligence

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COSHH - Hazardous Substances - How do they affect me?

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Examples of hazardous substances that can get into your body in different ways (flash file)

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flash | swf | hazardous substances | skin irritation | burns | eye irritation | asthma | losing consciousness | coshh | conrol of substances hazardous to health | HEALTH CARE / MEDICINE / HEALTH and SAFETY | P

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Attribution-Noncommercial 2.0 UK: England & Wales Attribution-Noncommercial 2.0 UK: England & Wales http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/ http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

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Wholly Spirit, allowing the notion of a global health service to enter our collective consciousness

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to enter our collective consciousness

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Global health service | collective consciousness | Subjects allied to medicine | B000

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21H.466 Imperial and Revolutionary Russia, 1800-1917 (MIT)

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This subject analyzes Russia's social, cultural, political heritage; Eurasian imperialism; and autocracy. It compares reforming and revolutionary impulses in the context of serfdom, the rise of the intelligentsia, and debates over capitalism. This class focuses on historical and literary texts, and especially the intersections between the two.

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Muscovy | Empire | Peter the Great | Catherine II | Pugachev | nobility | Constitution | bureaucracy | Nicholas I | Decembrists | serfdom | Alexander II | Great reforms | intelligentsia | Caucasus | Chechnya | Lenin | World War I | Nicholas II | Rasputin | Russia | social heritage | cultural heritage | political heritage | Eurasian imperialism | autocracy | political reform | political revolution | revolutionary | debates | capitalism | historical texts | literary texts | nineteenth century | 19th century | major European power | intellectual class | autocratic order | states | societies | West | national consciousness | state | society

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