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Ben Phillips

Assistant Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 4302
Biography: 

Ben Phillips is an assistant professor in the School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies. His research focuses on perception and social cognition. Currently, he is studying various aspects of 'theory of mind': the ability to represent the mental states of others. He is interested in how this ability evolved, how it develops, and how it is modulated by cultural factors.

Education: 

Ph.D. City University of New York

Spring 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 334Philosophy of Mind
PHI 394Special Topics
PHI 599Thesis
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 332Metaphysics
PHI 334Philosophy of Mind
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 332Metaphysics
PHI 394Special Topics
PHI 599Thesis
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 333Symbolic Logic
PHI 334Philosophy of Mind
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 334Philosophy of Mind
PHI 420Topics in Philosophy
PHI 494Special Topics
PHI 571Studies in Phil of Mind
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 101Introduction to Philosophy