The Center for Mind & Cognition (CMC) is an interdisciplinary platform at the Ruhr-University Bochum. The objective of the Center for Mind & Cognition is to investigate the enigmatic and at the same time fascinating nature of the mind and its constitutive cognitive processes by tapping the full potential of interdisciplinary collaborations. A better understanding of cognition from multiple perspectives will contribute to the development of an empirically anchored integrative understanding of the architecture of mind and cognition. The special strategy of CMC is to investigate the same normal or pathological behavior from different perspectives including evolutionary, ontogenetic, mechanistic, computational, functional, social and especially philosophical explanations. Read More


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September 1, 2022 9:00 am to September 2, 2022 6:00 pm The Metaphysics of Sensory Experience Workshop Tobias Schlicht, Albert Newen
Institute of Philosophy II
Ruhr University Bochum
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
September 16, 2022 (All day) GAP.11 – Satellite Workshop “Scaffolding & Niche Construction: Conceptualization & Applications” Prof. Albert Newen, Prof. Achim Stephan, Dr. Sabrina Coninx, & Dr. Gregor Hörzer Humboldt Universität Berlin
October 20, 2022 5:00 pm to October 20, 2022 7:45 pm Postponed to Fall Ernie Lepore (Rutgers) & Albert Newen (RUB) “Theories of Meaning and Concepts” Lecture Bochum-Rutgers Lecture Series
Organized by: Brian McLaughlin (Rutgers) & Albert Newen (RUB)
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