The joint Research Training Group (RTG) is based at Ruhr-University Bochum and Osnabrück University. Methodologically, it connects philosophy of mind and cognition with empirical research in cognitive science. The main goal of the RTG is to identify deficits in traditional conceptions of the human mind and to refine and enhance the existing conceptions by drawing on new developments in cognitive science that have not yet made their way into the prevailing philosophical approaches.

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Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022:
Online Lecture Series on Situated & Comparative Cognition

2021-10-15

Venue: online (see zoom links) Time: 14:00 – 15:30 CET (UTC+1) Organization: Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Date of Event Speaker & Title Zoom links 09.11.2021 Nicola Clayton (Cambridge University):Ways... » read more

Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022:
Lecture Series on Situated Cognition and Affectivity

Venue: Bochum, GA 04/187 Time: 14:15 – 15:45 CET Organization: Prof. Albert Newen & Dr. Sabrina Coninx Date Speaker & Title 12.10.2021 Peter Gärdenfors (Lund University):Using Conceptual Spaces to Model the Context-Dependence... » read more

Events

DateTypeOrganizerSpeaker & TitleVenue
November 30, 2021 2:15 pm to November 30, 2021 3:45 pm Lecture Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022
Lecture Series on Situated Cognition and Affectivity:
Alex Moran (Oxford University)
Knowing the Qualitative: Colour Primitivism and the Knowledge Argument
Hybrid Lecture
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GA 04/187
December 7, 2021 2:00 pm to December 7, 2021 3:30 pm Lecture Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022
Online Lecture Series on Situated & Comparative Cognition:
Azita Chellappoo (Open University, UK)
Is Social Learning Prestige-Biased? Unpacking Cultural Evolution and Cognition
Meeting ID: 850 7270 3879; Password: Z1VtQ3d5cHJLM0dQeXRzUklZeDN1Zz09
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GA 04/187
December 10, 2021 9:00 am to December 10, 2021 6:00 pm Workshop RTG Situated Cognition RTG Workshop “Situated Affectivity & Social Understanding”
Ruhr University Bochum
Hybrid event via Zoom | On-site participation requires registration!
Beckmanns Hof: Shanghai Room
December 14, 2021 2:00 pm to December 14, 2021 3:30 pm Lecture Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022
Online Lecture Series on Situated & Comparative Cognition
Michael Anderson (University of Western Ontario)
Neural Reuse, Embodiment, and the Interactive Brain
Meeting ID: 850 3479 9846; Password: cFM4dUl2cTlpdU4vYkNvd2puVkNJQT09
Online
January 11, 2022 2:15 pm to January 11, 2022 3:45 pm Lecture Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022
Lecture Series on Situated Cognition and Affectivity:
Katja Crone (TU Dortmund)
Collective Intentionality: What Constitutes the ‘We’?
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GA 04/187