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Professor Dr Dr h.c. Wolfgang Prinz FBA

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About this Fellow

Relationships between cognition, action and consciousness; contributions of social practices and discourses to structure and function of the human mind



Current post

  • Director Emeritus, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig

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Cognitive psychology and cognitive development, with special focus on the nature and origins of knowledge of material objects, animate beings, number, geometry, and the social world

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Social cognition as it operates without conscious awareness or control and dissociated from intention and values; implicit bias arising from group memberships (age, class, ethnicity, gender, religion, nationality)