PHIL209N     Know Thyself: Wisdom Through Cognitive Science
Semester:Fall 2012
Instructor: Peter Carruthers
Room:TYD 1101
Meeting Times:1:00pm - 1:50pm

Cognitive science demonstrates that self-knowledge isn't as easy as we think, and that there are numerous biases and fallacies that impact our decision-making. In this course you will learn what some of these are and how they have been discovered, and you will explore potential strategies for avoiding these fallacies and for making wiser choices.