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Katalin Farkas: Two Versions of the Extended Mind Thesis

Wanneer:wo 01-09-2010 15:15 - 17:00
Waar:Faculty of Philosophy, Oude Boteringestraat 52, Groningen, room Omega

Lecture organised by the department of Theoretical Philosophy

Everyone welcome!

Andy Clark *with support by David Chalmers* has been arguing for years that the mind extends beyond the skull or the skin: that subjects have cognitive processes and propositional attitudes in virtue of their relations to some external device, like a computer or a notebook (Clark and Chalmers, 1998, Clark 2008). The Extended Mind thesis has drawn both support and criticism. Read more...