Social Cognition


Special issue of Cognitive Systems Research Perspectives on Social Cognition – now fully published online.

Science magazine has devoted an issue to social cognition – for more click here.


I have co-edited (Vol. 9, issues 1-2, March 2008) a special issue of Cognitive Systems Research entitled Perspectives of Social Cognition. A full list of contents can be found here.

The list of contributors is as follows:

Michael Cole, Robert Lecusay & Lars Hennig Rossen, Laboratory of Comparative Human Cognition, University of California, San Diego.

Liane Gabora, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Computer Science at the University of British Columbia.

Raymond Gibbs, Department of Psychology, University of California – Santa Cruz. Lynne Cameron, Faculty of Education and Language Studies Centre for Language and Communication, Open University.

Leslie Marsh, New England Institute for Cognitive Science and Evolutionary Studies. Chris Onof, Senior Lecturer in Systems Analysis, Imperial College London and Research Fellow in Philosophy, Birkbeck College, London.

Philip Robbins, Assistant Professor in the Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program at Washington University in St. Louis.

Teed Rockwell, Department of Philosophy, Sonoma State University.

Kristina Rolin, Finland Senior Research Fellow at Helsinki School of Economics.

Don Ross, Professor of Economics at University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Professor of Economics at the University of Cape Town.

Robert Rupert, Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Colorado.

Lawrence Shapiro, Chair of the Department of Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Eliot Smith, Professor of Psychology, The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University.

Joel Walmsley, Philosophy Department, University College, Cork.

Robert Wilson, Professor in the Department of Philosophy and Director of the Interdisciplinary Program in Science, Technology and Society at the University of Alberta. John Sutton, Department of Philosophy, Macquarie University and Amanda Barnier, Macquarie Centre for Cognitive Science.