Week 6: Mental Mechanisms
Sketch of a Neurocomputational Explanation of Emotional Consciousness:
Discussion Questions for Week 7
- How does psychopathy threaten ethical rationalism?
- Does the mechanistic theory of mind imply that free will is an illusion?
- Why do psychopaths make immoral judgments?
- How are emotions involved in moral judgments?
- Are psychopaths rational?
- Do psychopaths deserve to be punished?
Life, Mind, and Disease
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