This is from the new On Our Mind series from the UC San Diego neuroscience program, part of the UCTV Brain Channel. Patricia Churchland is an emerita professor from UCSD and the author of many books, including Touching a Nerve: The Self as Brain (2013), Braintrust: What Neuroscience Tells Us about Morality (2012), and Brain-Wise: Studies in Neurophilosophy (2002), as well as other books.
Published on Jan 9, 2014
Is there a science of the soul? Does how we think about the brain define how we think about ourselves? Patricia Churchland, B. Phil., LLD (hon), Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy at UC San Diego, joins William Mobley, MD, PhD for a deeper look at the connections between neuroscience and philosophy.