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    • Philosophy of Mind: Brains, Consciousness, and Thinking Machines

    • By: The Great Courses, Patrick Grim
    • Narrated by: Professor Patrick Grim Ph.D. Boston University
    • Length: 12 hrs and 30 mins
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    The quest to understand the mind has motivated some of history's most profound thinkers. But only in our own time are we beginning to see the true complexity of this quest, as today's philosophers draw on the latest evidence from neuroscience, psychology, artificial intelligence, linguistics, and other fields to probe deeply into the inner workings of the mind.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Stellar Course!

    • By Douglas on 08-25-13

    Regular price: $34.95

    • Questions of Value

    • By: The Great Courses, Patrick Grim
    • Narrated by: Professor Patrick Grim Ph.D. Boston University
    • Length: 12 hrs and 16 mins
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    We live in a world seemingly dedicated to questions of fact and finance. What should I invest in? What school district is the house in? But the fundamental questions of our lives are actually questions of value: What makes life worth living? Are there values that transcend cultural differences? Is all value subjective?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Captivating

    • By M. Conneely on 03-16-15

    Regular price: $34.95