Mind in Action

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Coordinators

  • Naomi Kloosterboer (n.j.g.kloosterboer@vu.nl)
  • Niels van Miltenburg (niels.vanmiltenburg@uu.nl)

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Topic & aim

In this group, the focus is on the capacities, powers and frailties of the human mind as manifested in practical and theoretical reasoning (i.e., paradigmatically, intentional agency and knowledge or belief). We envisage to discuss questions such as the following: What are the similarities and distinctions between making up your mind about what to do and what to believe? How do these capacities relate to the justification we have for the authority to speak our minds? And how, and to what extent, is the ability to know our mind – i.e., our practical and theoretical self-knowledge – related to the explanation of intentional action and thought, respectively?

Set-up & practicalities

The study group has three aims: (i) bimonthly discussion of a recently published paper, (ii) bimonthly discussion of a paper by (a) member(s) of the group, and (iii) a yearly international workshop.

OZSW members who belong to this group

Member Affiliation
Kalis, AnnemarieUtrecht University
Gijsbers, VictorLeiden University
Mulder, JesseUtrecht University
Ometto, DawaUtrecht University
Jongepier, FleurRadboud University Nijmegen
van Miltenburg, NielsUtrecht University
Schaubroeck, KatrienUniversity of Antwerp
van Caspel, FrankOpen Universiteit Nederland
Kloosterboer, NaomiFree University Amsterdam
Asma, LiekeFree University Amsterdam
Leegsma, MarkErasmus University Rotterdam
van Schuppen, LindeRadboud University Nijmegen
van der Vlugt, MachteldLeiden University
Wehrle, MarenErasmus University Rotterdam
white, jeffTwente University

Other people who belong to this group

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