Paul Thagard

Paul Thagard is a philosopher, cognitive scientist, and author of many interdisciplinary books. He is a graduate of the Universities of Saskatchewan, Cambridge, Toronto (Ph. D. in philosophy) and Michigan (M.S. in computer science). He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the Cognitive Science Society, and the Association for Psychological Science. The Canada Council awarded him a Killam Research Fellowship (1997), a Molson Prize (2007), and a Killam Prize (2013).

Publications since 2012. Google Scholar profile.

Increasing mutual understanding using cognitive-affective maps: EMPATHICA.

Blog for Psychology Today (more than 1,000,000 views).

 


Books

Current Project: Treatise on Mind and Society

This treatise consists of a trio of books that can be read independently:

These books will be published by Oxford University Press in fall, 2018.

Published:


Articles

Curriculum vitae, including full publication list (PDF)


Lectures: PDFs of Powerpoint slides

2016-2017 lectures

2015 Lectures in Trnava, Beijing, and Paris


Videos


Courses (before retirement Oct. 1, 2016)


Paul Thagard              
Department of Philosophy  
University of Waterloo    
Waterloo, On., Canada
N2L 3G1
Email: pthagard@uwaterloo.ca
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Computational Epistemology Laboratory. Information on cognitive science, bibliographies, software.

This page updated February 14, 2018.