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Enactivism: Theory and Performance

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Category: 
Academic Meeting
Title: 
Enactivism: Theory and Performance
Description: 

Enactivism continues to be developed as a theory of embodied cognition, informed by phenomenology, pragmatism, and ecological psychology. Recent work in this area has fostered theory development and applications across a number of disciplines and topics. This conference will explore theoretical issues concerning enactivist notions of intentionality, action, externalism, the causal or constitutive roles of affect and affordance, predictive coding, and niche construction with respect to consciousness and cognition. An associated workshop will explore application to the area of musical performance.

Dates: 
Meeting: March 15, 2018 13:00 to March 17, 2018 20:00
Place: 
Department of Philosophy, University of Memphis
Posted: 
Jan 06, 2018, 18:44 by João Queiroz