Metacognition of Concepts

William James Prize

Jake Quilty-Dunn has just been announced as the winner of this year’s William James Prize. The Prize is awarded by the Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness for “the most outstanding single published contribution to the empirical or philosophical study of consciousness”. Jake’s winning paper, “Is Iconic Memory Iconic?”,…

First Online Seminar

We are delighted that Professor Herman Cappelen has offered to give our first online seminar. Professor Hermann Cappelen (Oslo and St Andrews), AI and the Metaphysics of Content 4-5.30pm, 7 April 2020 This will be a slightly shortened version of the talk planned for 24 March, which was postponed because…

Brains Blog

Brains Blog have run an interesting symposium on my paper with Chris Frith on dual process theories and consciousness. There are three excellent commentaries and some useful points in the comments as well.   Shea, N. and Frith, C. F. (2016) ‘Dual-Process Theories and Consciousness: The Case for “Type Zero”…