Courses: The Philosophy of Consciousness and the Problem of Embodiment (PHILH106A01)

Fall 2013

"The human body is the best picture of the soul" (Wittgenstein). This course provides an introduction to six Western conceptions of the body, of the soul/mind, and of the relation between the body and the soul/mind. Readings: Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Nietzsche, Arendt, and de Beauvoir.

Fulfills: HU III Limit:30


Philosophy (Web site)

Taught By

Ian Blecher


Haverford, Hall 006

Meeting Times

TTh 10:00-11:30