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 23, 2019 (All day) Summer School:
Recent Developments in Situated Cognition
– Empirical and Philosophical Investigations –
Interdisciplinary Summer School RTG Situated Cognition Ruhr-Universität Bochum
October 10, 2019 9:30 am to October 11, 2019 5:30 pm Bayesians. Current topics in cognitive science Workshop Tobias Schlicht, Peter Brössel, Krzysztof Dolega Blue square
November 28, 2019 10:00 am to November 29, 2019 6:00 pm Mental Representations in a Mechanical World. The State of the Debate in Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Science Workshop Matej Kohár, Beate Krickel Ruhr Universität Bochum, Beckmannshof
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