Upcoming Events

Cognitive Science Lunchtime Talk - Brett Karlan

Thu, Apr 25, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Abstract: The study of reasoning is a central feature of both epistemology and cognitive psychology, but the amount of overlap between discussions in these two disciplines is minimal. Epistemologists tend to conceive of reasoning as an active, rationally ideal way of transitioning between mental states using deductive or...

Location: Peretsman Scully Hall - Room 101
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Cognitive Science Colloquium - Max Kleiman-Weiner

Thu, May 2, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Abstract: Human cooperation is distinctly powerful. We collaborate with others to accomplish together what none of us could do on our own; we share the benefits of collaboration fairly and trust others to do the same. Even young children cooperate with a scale and sophistication unparalleled in other animal species.

Location: Peretsman Scully Hall - Room 101
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