Archives for Philosophy 101

Class 1 - What is Philosophy?

Class 2 - Logic & Argument

Class 3 - Physicalism & Consciousness

Class 4 - Nagel’s Argument

Class 5 - The Knowledge Argument

Class 6 - Lewis on What it is Like

Class 7 - Confusion about Consciousness

Class 8 - Access & Phenomenal Consciousness

Class 9 - Criticizing the “Target Reasoning”

Class 10 - The Puzzle of Representation

Class 11 - Representation & Mind

Class 12 - The Chinese Room Argument

Class 13 - Objections to the Chinese Room Argument

Class 14 - Mid-Term Review

Mid-Term

Class 15 - Free Will & Determinism

Class 16 - Free Will & Alternate Possibilities

Class 17 - Free Will, Control, & Moral Responsibility

Class 18 - Strawson’s Argument (Continued)

Class 19 - Neuroscience & Free Will

Class 20 - Objections to Libet

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Class 21 - Ethics & Meta-Ethics

Class 22 - Mackie’s Error Theory

Class 23 - Mackie’s Error Theory (II)

Class 24 - Camus on the Absurd

Class 25 - Nagel on the Absurd

Class 26 - Wolf on Meaning in Life

Class 27 - Final Review