Carolyn Dicey Jennings

Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Cognitive Science

PhD Philosophy, Boston University
MA Psychology, Boston University
MA Philosophy, University of St Andrews

Research Projects:

  • Attention as necessary for perception
  • Forms of consciousness that exist without attention
  • Forms of action that occur without attention
  • Moral and legal responsibility in the case of low attention
  • The metaphysical basis and source of attention
  • Philosophy as an academic discipline

Past and Current Courses:
PHIL 173/COGS 177: Consciousness in Philosophy and Cognitive Science (Spring 2016)
PHIL 172/COGS 161: Experimental Philosophy (Fall 2014)
PHIL 171/COGS 160: Free Will in Philosophy and Cognitive Science (Spring 2014, Spring 2015)

Upcoming Courses:
PHIL 172/COGS 161: Experimental Philosophy (Fall 2016)
PHIL 171/COGS 160: Free Will in Philosophy and Cognitive Science (Spring 2017)

Office:
SSM 260B

Website:
http://faculty.ucmerced.edu/cjennings3

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