Other Minds, Spring 2017

These Shulman Lectures have been organized in conjunction with the Yale College seminar “Other Minds” taught by Henry Cowles and Laurie Santos.

  • Alexandra Horowitz, Barnard College, “What Is It Like to Be a Dog?”
  • Peter Godfrey-Smith, CUNY/University of Sydney, “Paths to the Evolution of Consciousness”
  • Mark Moffett, Doctor Bugs, “Social Identity and Complexity in Ant and Human Societies”
  • Anne Harrington, Harvard University, “Mindful Minds, Different Brains: Historical Reflections on America’s Love Affair with Meditation”

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