Philosophy and Neuroethics

 
Vakcode:
W_BA_PNEU
Periode:
Periode 2
Credits:
6.0
Voertaal:
Engels
Faculteit:
Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen
Coördinator:
dr. ing. L.C. de Bruin
Examinator:
dr. ing. L.C. de Bruin
Docenten:
dr. G. Meynen
Lesmethode(n):
Hoorcollege, Werkgroep
Niveau:
200

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In this course students are introduced to the most important schools of
thought and key concepts in philosophical and ethical debates on the
impact of neurotechnologies on society, more specifically, on healthcare
and criminal law. Topics include: the problem of mind and brain, history
and philosophy of neuroscience, and assessments of criminal
responsibility in light of neuroscientific developments.

Onderwijsvorm

(Interactive) lectures

Toetsvorm

Written exam

Literatuur

See the course manual

Overige informatie

This course is part of the Universiteitsminor Technology, Law and Ethics

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