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RATIONAL AGENCY
inaugural workshop of the Graduiertenkolleg Grounding Self and Agency

PROGRAMME

 

MODES OF RATIONALITY 

 

6 June 2011, 9.00 - 18.30

 

9.00 - 9.10

Welcome and Introduction 

Peter Thier (Director of the CIN)

 

9.10 - 10.40

Sabine Döring and Fritz Feger (Tübingen)

'Risk Assessment as Virtue'

// Commentator: Fritz Feger and Péter Körtvélyessy (Neurologie/ Tübingen)

 

10.40 – 11.00// TEA BREAK

 

11.00 - 12.30

Henry Brighton (MPI Human Development)

'Rationality and Heuristics'

// Commentator: Constanze Marcinowski (Philosophy/ CIN)

 

12.30 - 13.30// LUNCH

 

13.30 - 15.00

Kirsten Volz (CIN)

'Being brain-damaged = Being more rational?'

// Commentator: Anika Lutz (Philosophy/ Tübingen)

 

15.00 - 15.15// TEA BREAK

 

15.15 -16.45

Stephen Butterfill (Warwick)

'Which Joint Actions ground Social Cognition?'

// Commentator: Thea Zander (Neuroscience/ CIN)

 

16.45 - 17.00// TEA BREAK

 

17.00 - 18.30

Michael Bratman (Stanford)

'Acting over TIme - Acting Together'

// Commentator: Tobias Meilinger (MPI Biological Cybernetics)

 

18.30 - 18.40

Summing Up: Michael Heidelberger (Philosophy/ Tübingen)

 

 

 

 

MECHANISMS OF CONTROL

 

7 June 2011, 9.00 - 18.30

 

9.00 - 10.30

Thomas Goschke (Dresden)

'Control dilemmas in intentional action'

// Commentator: Anja Berninger (Philosophy/ CIN)

 

10.30 - 10.45// TEA BREAK

 

10.45 - 12.15

Marcel Brass (Gent)

'Intentional Control of Action'

// Commentator: Gregor Hochstetter (Philosophy/ Tübingen)

 

12.15 - 13.30// LUNCH

 

13.30 - 15.00

Axel Lindner (HIH)

'Plasticity in the Self-Attribution of Actions - Mechanisms and Disorders' 

// Commentator: Ferdinand Pöhlmann (Philosophy/ CIN)

 

15.00 - 15.15// TEA BREAK

 

15.15 -16.45

Sally Linkenauger (MPI Biological Cybernetics)

'A functional Approach to Perception of Spatial Layout'

// Commentator: Eva Engels (Philosophy/ Tübingen)

 

16.45 - 17.00// TEA BREAK

 

17.00- 18.30 

Hong Yu Wong  (CIN)

'The Significance of Bodily Awareness for Action'

// Commentator: Wolfgang Röhrich (Cognitive Neuroscience/CIN)

 

18.30 - 18.40

Summing Up: Jörn Pomper (Hertie)

 

 

 

Registration required for attendance click here