Mind in Movement at the National Museum of Scotland

In a 2011 lecture titled ‘The real reason for brains,’ neuroscientist Daniel Wolpert states that:

Welcome to HDC

The History of Distributed Cognition Project marks an intervention in both modern and historical notions of cognition. Recent research in philosophy of mind and cognitive science calls for a reappraisal of historical concepts of cognition due to the increasing evidence that cognition is distributed across brain, body and world.



Dr Emily T. Troscianko

Research Associate at Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages
University of Oxford

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