|Winter Term 2018 Distributed Cognition and the Extended Mind - 1792 - ANTH 345
Prerequisites/Notes: PHIL 105 recommended
Catalog Description : The new science of the mind treats cognition as a distributed process involving the brain, body, and world. This seminar explores the role of material settings and tools, bodily engagement, social interaction, and cultural processes in human reasoning, problem solving, and learning. Students will write short papers examining aspects of cognitive activity in real-world settings.
Attributes: Social Science Div GER (01cr), BM Social Science (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course