Philosophical Anthropology

This course, taught by Jeremy W. Blackwood at Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology, is a philosophical examination of the human person. Its particular topics include: the mind-body problem, personal identity, free will, and the human search for meaning. Special attention is given to contemporary challenges to Christian views on these issues.

  • Course Categories: General Theology
  • Science Topics: Neuroscience, Brain, & Mind
  • Seminaries: Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology
  • Syllabus: Philosophical Anthropology Syllabus
  • Tags:
    human identity, To Be Human, being human, free will, mind-body problem

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