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The Cultural Practices of Cognition

Institute of Social Psychology, 'Psychology as Social Science' public lecture

Date: Thursday 20 May 2010
Time: 6.30-8pm
Venue:  Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Professor Edwin Hutchins
Chair: Dr Sandra Jovchelovitch

Edwin Hutchins discusses how the shift to seeing cognition as a biological rather than a logical phenomenon presents challenges and opportunities for understanding the relations between culture and cognition.

Edwin Hutchins is professor of cognitive science at the University of California, San Diego.

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Slides 

A copy of Professor Edwin Hutchin's powerpoint presentation is now available to download:

Download: 'The Cultural Practices of Cognition' (pdf)|

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