The Resource Is Mind Distinct From Body? :, INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm), (electronic resource)

Is Mind Distinct From Body? :, INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm), (electronic resource)

Label
Is Mind Distinct From Body? :
Title
Is Mind Distinct From Body? :
Statement of responsibility
INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm)
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Investigate Descartes's dualistic view, that mind and body are two separate substances, and learn how that view has been challenged by modern studies in neuroscience and artificial intelligence. Compare different philosophical views of mental activity
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9-12
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
29
Series statement
The Examined Life
Technique
live action
Label
Is Mind Distinct From Body? :, INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm), (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm), 1998
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on April 18, 2015
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Reductionism: Reducing Mental Processes to Physical Terms
  • (5:44)
  • The Mind-Body Problem: Whether There is More to the Human Mind than Just a Brain
  • (0:41)
  • Descartes Challenges Scientific Laws with Cartesian Dualism
  • (7:18)
  • Materialists and Behaviorists Attempt to Explain the Mind Physically
  • (4:50)
  • Comparing the Human Brain to a Computer's Artificial Intelligence
  • (8:21)
Control code
100071354
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (28 min., 39 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound, color.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
Is Mind Distinct From Body? :, INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm), (electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm), 1998
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on April 18, 2015
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Reductionism: Reducing Mental Processes to Physical Terms
  • (5:44)
  • The Mind-Body Problem: Whether There is More to the Human Mind than Just a Brain
  • (0:41)
  • Descartes Challenges Scientific Laws with Cartesian Dualism
  • (7:18)
  • Materialists and Behaviorists Attempt to Explain the Mind Physically
  • (4:50)
  • Comparing the Human Brain to a Computer's Artificial Intelligence
  • (8:21)
Control code
100071354
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (28 min., 39 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound, color.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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