October 6: The Mind and the Body
What is the self? René Descartes claims that the self is a "thinking thing," the mind. If so, what is the relationship between the mind and the body? We'll read and discuss passages from Descartes' Meditations on First Philosophy.
New Day: Thursdays
New Time: 11:45–12:45 PM
New Place: Schmitt Hall, room 242 (the new Philosophy department seminar room)
What is P4L?
Students and professors close-read and discuss a few of the greatest passages in the history of philosophy.
No preparation or previous knowledge of philosophy is needed. Everyone is welcome!
Should I bring anything?
Bring a beverage, and if you're hungry, bring your actual lunch.
Brought to you by the Department of Philosophy at Montclair State University