Copernicus Center Lecture 2013

To be announced.

Kraków Methodological Conferences

16th Kraków Methodological Conference
The Causal Universe
15th Kraków Methodological Conference
The Emotional Brain


Aula of the Polish Academy of Arts and Sciences,
Sławkowska Str. 17, Kraków

Thursday, May 16

10:00 - 10:10 Opening of the Conference
10:10 - 11:00 Edward Nęcka, Magdalena Senderecka, Bartłomiej Kucharzyk (Jagiellonian University), Cognitive and Neural Dimensions of Normativity
11:00 - 11:50 Jan Kozłowski (Jagiellonian University), From Ape to Einstein: Personal View on the Evolution of Human Mind and Cooperative Behavior
11:50 - 12:20 Coffee break
12:20 - 13:10 Bipin Indurkhya (International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad), Change of Norms and Creativity: Normativity from a Cognitive Point of View
13:10 - 14:00 Jan Woleński (Jagiellonian University), The Normativity of Logic
14:00 - 16:00 Lunch break
16:00 - 16:50 Matthew Kramer (University of Cambridge), Deflecting Two Challenges to the Objectivity of Moral Epistemology
16:50 - 17:40 Bartosz Brożek (Jagiellonian University), The Normative Mind: In Defense of a Heresy

Friday, May 17

10:00 - 10:50 Giuseppe Di Pellegrino (University of Bologna), The Contribution of Medial Prefrontal Cortex to Moral Decision-Making
10:50 - 11:40 Piotr Winkielman (University of California, San Diego), Embodiment, Emotion, and Decision
11:40 - 12:10 Coffee break
12:10 - 13:00 Szymon Wichary (Warsaw School of Social Sciences and Humanities), Normative vs. Heuristic Decision Processes: The Impact of Emotions
13:00 - 13:50 Wojciech Załuski (Jagiellonian University), Rational Choice Theory, Moral Decision-Making, and the Folk Psychology
13:50 - 15:50 Lunch break
15:50 - 16:40 Antonino Rotolo (University of Bologna), Social Agency, Reinforcement and Vicarious Learning, and Legal Compliance: Results from Agent-Based Simulations
16:40 - 17:30 Peter Jones (University of Edinburgh), The Real Cement of Civil Society