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: 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 Speaker & Title Zoom links 09.11.2021 Nicola Clayton (Cambridge University):Ways of Thinking:... » read more

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

Venue: Bochum, GA 04/187 Time: 14:15 – 15:45 CET (UTC+1) Organization: Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Date Speaker & Title 12.10.2021 Peter Gärdenfors (Lund University):Using Conceptual Spaces to Model the Context-Dependence of... » read more

Events

DateTypeOrganizerSpeaker & TitleVenue
November 9, 2021 2:00 pm to November 9, 2021 3:30 pm Lecture Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022
Online Lecture Series on Situated & Comparative Cognition
Nicola Clayton (Cambridge University)
Ways of Thinking: From Crows to Children and Back Again
Meeting ID: 816 5986 8363; Password: Z2pleHpVQ2FCYWRRbWVEMVorZk1vUT09
Online
November 16, 2021 2:15 pm to November 16, 2021 3:45 pm Lecture Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022
Lecture Series on Situated Cognition and Affectivity:
Leda Berio (University of Warwick)
Culture, Symbols, and Cognition. What Can We Learn From Great Apes?
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GA 04/187
November 23, 2021 2:15 pm to November 23, 2021 3:45 pm Lecture Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022
Lecture Series on Situated Cognition and Affectivity:
Laura Candiotto (University of Pardubice)
Affective Scaffoldings as Habits
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GA 04/187
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
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GA 04/187
December 7, 2021 2:15 pm to December 7, 2021 3:45 pm Lecture Albert Newen & Sabrina Coninx Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium 2021/2022
Lecture Series on Situated Cognition and Affectivity:
Azita Chellappoo (Open University, UK)
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Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GA 04/187