I am an instructor of philosophy at Mississippi State University (
). My primary areas of research are philosophy of psychology and philosophy of neuroscience.
calendar of online philosophy events
forallx: the Mississippi State edition
“What Is Ethics Anyway?” A shorter version of this essay was published in
The Montreal Review
. I use this version when teaching applied ethics:
What Is Ethics Anyway?
The Montreal Review. (for a general audience)
Argument & Inference: An Introduction to Inductive Logic
. MIT Press.
Methodological functionalism and the description of natural systems
The relationship between psychological capacities and neurobiological activities
European Journal for Philosophy of Science
Mechanisms and functional brain areas
Minds and Machines
Theories of emotion
The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
LeDoux’s fear circuit and the status of emotion as a non-cognitive process
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by Jane Friedman, and used with permission. Revised by Greg Johnson (2020).