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(CANCELLED) "A joint in nature between perception and cognition even though perception is cognitively penetrable", Ned Block (NYU, Departments of Philosophy, Psychology and Center for Neural Science)

Tuesday, April 07, 2020, 01:00pm - 02:30pm

Busch Campus, Psych 105

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Abstract: Fodor and Pylyshyn were wrong: perception is massively cognitively penetrable by cognition.  But nonetheless there is a joint in nature between perception and cognition.  Perception is iconic, non-propositional and non-conceptual and cognition is none of those.