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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May 18, 2022 4:00 pm to May 18, 2022 5:30 pm Viktoria Knoll (TU Dresden):
Personal Identity: A Deflationist Account
Lecture EXTRA.9 Research Colloquium "Metaphilosophy & Experimental Philosophy"
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Hybrid Lecture (Online & GAFO 04/619)
May 19, 2022 2:00 pm to May 19, 2022 3:45 pm Sarah Fisher (Vienna)
Reading between the lines: Language-based Inferences and (Ir)rationality
Lecture Dr. Nina Poth, Dr. Krzysztof Dolega, Prof. Dr. Tobias Schlicht
Why Do People Believe Weird Things? Bayesian Brains, Conspiracy Theories, and Intellectual Vices
Please register to acquire zoom link for participation. Send Email to: firuze.Mullaoglu@rub.de Further info: www.tobiasschlicht.com
Online Lecture
May 19, 2022 4:00 pm to May 19, 2022 6:40 pm Susanna Schellenberg (Rutgers) & Peter Brössel (RUB) “Perception Revisited” Lecture Bochum-Rutgers Lecture Series
Organized by: Brian McLaughlin (Rutgers) & Albert Newen (RUB)
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May 24, 2022 4:15 pm to May 24, 2022 5:45 pm Richard Heersmink (Monash University)
4E cognition and dementia
Lecture M. Werning, A. Peeters, Kourken Michaelian and Nikola Andonovski
Bochum-Grenoble Memory Colloquium
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Online Lecture
May 25, 2022 4:00 pm to May 25, 2022 5:30 pm Edouard Machery (University of Pittsburgh / EXTRA):
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Lecture EXTRA.9 Research Colloquium "Metaphilosophy & Experimental Philosophy"
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Hybrid Lecture (Online & GAFO 04/619)
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