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Philosophy/Cog-Sci Reading Group on Perception at Boğaziçi.

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Our philosophy/Cog-Sci reading group at Boğaziçi will continue this semester on Tuesdays from 5.15-7pm in TB365. This semester we will focus primarily on perception. Everyone is welcome.

If you would like to be added to our mailing list please email Elif at: conceptsandbeliefs@gmail.com

Provisional readings:

Tuesday, October 6th
David Marr, “Chapter 1: The philosophy and the Approach“, Vision: A Computational Investigation into the Human Representation and Processing of Visual Information, MIT Press, 2010.

Tuesday, October 13th
Frances Egan, “How to think about mental content.” Philosophical Studies, 2014.

Tuesday, October 20th
Matt Jones and Bradley C. Love, “Baysian Fundamentalism or Englightenment – On the explanatory status of Baysian models of cognition” BEHAVIORAL AND BRAIN SCIENCES (2011) 34, 169–231

Tuesday, October 27th
Andy Clark, “Radical Predictive Processing”, Southern Journal of Philosophy 53:3-27 (2015) [see also Andy Clark,  Embodied Prediction]

Future readings to be decided.

This reading group is part of the Tubitak Project 114K348, Concepts and Beliefs: From Perception to Action, run by Lucas Thorpe.


Written by Lucas Thorpe

October 1, 2015 at 3:57 pm

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