How the human mind makes use of contraries in everyday life: An new multidimensional approach to contraries in perception, language, reasoning and emotions

Projekt: Forskning


UKÄ subject classification

  • Samhällsvetenskap
  • Humaniora


Populärvetenskaplig beskrivning

Contraries are pervasive in our perceptual experience of the world, our emotions, our system of classification, our reasoning processes and in language. What lies behind this? Are we dealing with a really basic cognitive structure? Through various kinds of experiments, this project studies the invariant structures of opposition as they emerge from various different cognitive functions and consider
Effective start/end date2014/01/012021/12/31


  • Carita Paradis - Engelska (PI)
  • Savardi, Ugo - University of Macerata (PI)
  • Bianchi, Ivana - University of Macerata (PI)
  • Burro, Roberto (PI)
  • Ball, Linden - University of Central Lancashire (PI)
  • Bertamini, Marco - University of Liverpool (PI)
  • Kubovy, Michael - University of Virginia (PI)
  • Giora, Rachel (PI)
  • Verstegen, Ian - University of Virginia (PI)
  • Joost van de Weijer - Allmän språkvetenskap (PI)
  • Sara Farshchi - Engelska (Forskarstuderande)

Relaterad forskningsoutput

Bianchi, I., Carita Paradis, Burro, R., Joost van de Weijer, Marcus Nyström & Savardi, U. 2017 okt I : Acta Psychologica. 180, s. 175-189

Forskningsoutput: TidskriftsbidragArtikel i vetenskaplig tidskrift

Sara Farshchi, Carita Paradis & Richard Andersson 2017 apr 27

Forskningsoutput: KonferensbidragKonferensabstract

Carita Paradis & Joost van de Weijer 2017

Forskningsoutput: KonferensbidragKonferensabstract

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