Professor, Religious Studies, Naropa University. Core Faculty in the Master of Divinity, MA Religious Studies: Indo-Tibetan Buddhism, BA Religious Studies, Ma Religious Studies: Contemplative Religions.
November 21st, 2017 | 29 mins 11 secs
epistemology, experience, perception, philosophy, senses
Dr. Phillip Stanley, PhD, speaks about one of his favorite class topics: the relationship between sense perceptions, concepts and emotions. Such an exploration leads to surprising insights that leave students often dumbfounded. We think we know what sense perceptions are–concepts, and so forth–but if you start looking into it it can be quite surprising.