CFS Newsletter No. 6 - 2013

CFS Newsletter No. 6 - 2013

The Center for Subjectivity Research was established in 2002 as an interdisciplinary "Center of Excellence." In the period 2002-2012 it was funded by the Danish National Research Foundation, with supplementary funding from the University of Copenhagen. Currently it is host to a number of externally funded research projects. It is located at the Faculty of Humanities, and its current staff is affiliated with the Faculty of Humanities, the Faculty of Theology, and the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences.


DM Researcher Prize to Dan Zahavi

Dan Zahavi has just received the Dansk Magisterforening’s humanities researcher prize of kr. 50,000. The prize is awarded once a year to both a natural science and a humanities researcher. The election committee about Dan Zahavi; "[he has] made a creative and dynamic, transdisciplinary research milieu. Zahavi's research has made Copenhagen a centre for phenomenological philosophy that attracts young researchers from across the globe."
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Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences

Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences now number 9 on the Google Scholar Metrics of philosophy journals.
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Lars Siersbæk Nilsson is employed as a PhD Fellow at Department of Clinical Medicine. The position he holds will last for 3 years and is part of the research project “The disrupted ‘we’: Shared intentionality and its psychopathological distortions”.
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Adele-France Jourdan, University of Leuven, Belgium (01.09.2013-30.06.2014) 
Bernardo Ainbinder, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina (16.10.2012-30.06.2014) 
Carlota Serrahima, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain (06.08.2013-22.12.2013)
Jakob Hohwy, Monash University, Australia (01.09.2013-28.02.2014)
Zhiwei Zhang, Renmin University, China (01.09.2013-01.08.2014)


Copenhagen Summer School in Phenomenology and Philosophy of Mind 2014
The Summer School will take place 18-22 August 2014.
Speakers include:
Walter Hopp, Boston University, USA
Julia Jansen, University College Cork, Ireland
Dorothée Legrand, Archives Husserl, Centre National de Recherche Scientifique, France
Søren Overgaard, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Dan Zahavi, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
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PUBLICATIONS - Full list 2013


Zahavi, D.: "Phänomenalität, Zeitlichkeit und Selbstheit." In I. Römer & M. Wunsch (eds.): Person: Anthropologische, phänomenologische und analytische Perspektiven (pp.57-79). Münster: Mentis, 2013.

Koren, D., Reznik, N., Adres, M., Scheyer, R., Apter, A., Steinberg, T., & Parnas, J.: "Disturbances of basic self and prodromal symptoms among non-psychotic help-seeking adolescents." Psychological Medicine 43/7, 2013, 1365–1376.

Nordgaard, J., Sass, L. A., Parnas, J.: "The psychiatric interview: validity, structure, and subjectivity." European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience 263/4, 2013, 353–364.

Overgaard, S.: “Was Heidegger an ‘Archaicist’?” Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 34/2, 2013, 381-389.

Overgaard, S.: “The Look”. In S. Churchill and J. Reynolds (eds.): Jean-Paul Sartre: Key Concepts (pp. 106-117). Durham: Acumen, 2013.

Parnas, J.: "On psychosis: Karl Jaspers and beyond." In G. Stanghellini and T. Fuchs (eds.): One Century of Karl Jaspers' 'General Psychopathology' (pp. 209-228). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Zahavi, D., Ho Dac, T.: "Neurophänomenologie." In A. Stephan & S. Walter (ed.): Handbuch Kognitionswissenschaft (pp. 139-145). Stuttgart: J.B. Metzler, 2013.

Henriksen, M.G.: “Die Verständlichkeit der Schizophrenie. Biologische und phänomenologische Perspektiven.” In T. Breyer (ed.): Grenzen der Empathie. Philosophische, psychologische, und antropologische Perspektiven (pp. 395-419). Munich: Wilhelm Fink Verlag, 2013.

Parnas, J., Henriksen, M.G.: “Subjectivity and schizophrenia: another look at incomprehensibility and treatment non-adherence”. Psychopathology 46/5, 2013, 320-329.

Zahavi, D.: "Acerca de la relación entre fenomenología y sociología: Entrevista a Dan Zahavi." Sociedad. Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales de la UBA 32, 2013, 109-116.

Serino, A., Alsmith, A., Costantini, M., Mandrigin, A., Tajadura-Jimenez, A., & Lopez, C. (2013). "Bodily ownership and self-location: Components of bodily self-consciousness." Consciousness and Cognition 22/4, 1239-1252.

León, F.: "Shame and Selfhood". Phänomenologische Forschungen, Jahrgang 2012. Hamburg: Felix Meiner Verlag, 2013, 193-211

León, F.: “Experiential Other-Directness: To What Does It Amount?”. Tidsskrift for Medier, Erkendelse og Formidling 1/1, 2013, 21-38.

Grøn, A.: “Time and History.” In N. Adams, G. Pattison & G. Ward (eds.): The Oxford Handbook of Theology and Modern European Thought. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013, 435-455. Grøn, A.: “Time and History.” In J. Lippitt & G. Pattison (eds.): The Oxford Handbook of Kierkegaard. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013, 273-291.

Grøn, A.: „Grenzen des Vertrauens. Kritische Bemerkungen zur Rede von ‚Grundvertrauen‘.“ In I. U. Dalferth & S. Peng-Keller (eds.): Grundvertrauen. Hermeneutik eines Grenzphänomens. Leipzig: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt, 2013, 145-158.

Grøn, A.: “Time and Transcendence: Religion and Ethics.” In M. T. Mjaaland, U. H. Rasmussen & P. Stoellger (eds.): Impossible Time: Past and Future in the Philosophy of Religion. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2013, 117-135.

Grøn, A.: “Subjektiviteten er sandheden ….” Universitetsavisen No. 2. Copenhagen: University of Copenhagen, 2013, 20-21.

Grøn, A.: „Ein Leben zu führen. Kierkegaard und der Begriff des Lebens.“ In S. Schaede, G. Hartung & T. Kleffmann (eds.): Das Leben. Historisch-systematische Studien zur Geschichte eines Begriffs. Band 2. Religion und Aufklärung Band 22. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2012, 81-106.

Škodlar, B., Henriksen, M.G., Sass, L.A., Nelson, B., Parnas, J.: “Cognitive-behavioral therapy for schizophrenia: a critical evaluation of its theoretical framework from a clinical-phenomenological perspective.” Psychopathology 46, 2013, 249-265.

Henriksen, M.G.: “On incomprehensibility in schizophrenia." Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences 12, 2013, 105-129.

Gallagher, S., Zahavi, D.: La Mente Fenomenológica. Madrid: Alianza Editorial, 2013. (368 pp.).

Michael, J. and Macleod, M.: "Applying the Causal Theory of Reference to Intentional Concepts." Philosophy of Science 80/2, 2013, 212-230.

Overgaard, S. and Krueger, J.: “Social Perception and ‘Spectator Theories’ of Other Minds”. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 36/4, 2013, 434-435.

Grünbaum, T., Zahavi, D.: "Varieties of self-awareness." In K.W.M. Fulford et al (eds.): The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Psychiatry. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013, 221-239.

Montes Sánches, A.: "Social Shame vs. Private Shame: A Real Dichotomy?" PhaenEx 8/1, 2013, 28-58.

Zahavi, D.: "Det spejlede selv." Carlsbergfondets årsskrift 2013, 22-25.

Welz, C.: "Kierkegaard and Phenomenology." In J. Lippitt, G. Pattison (eds.): The Oxford Handbook of Kierkegaard. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2013, 440-463.

Welz, C.: "The Future of the Past: Memory, Forgetting, and Personal Identity.” In M. T. Mjaaland, U. H. Rasmussen, P. Stoellger (eds.): Impossible Time: Past and Future in the Philosophy of Religion. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck 2013, 191-212.

Nordgaard, J., Parnas, J.: "A haunting that never stops: Psychiatry's problem of description." Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica 127/6, 2013, 434-435.

Parnas, J.: "The Breivik case and the 'conditio psychiatrica'." World Psychiatry 12/1, 2013, 22-23.

Gallagher, S., Zahavi, D.: Hyunsanghakjeok Maeum - Shimricheolhakgwa Injikwahak Ipmoon. Seoul: Publisher B, 2013. (462 pp.).

Overgaard, S. "Against Linguistic Exclusivism". In B. Mou and R. Tieszen (eds.): Constructive Engagement of Analytic and Continental Approaches in Philosophy. Leiden: Brill, 2013, 71-90.

Grünbaum, T.: "Sensory imagination and narrative perspective: Explaining perceptual focalization." Semiotica 194, 2013, 111-136.

Zahavi, D.: "Naturalized Phenomenology: A Desideratum or a Category Mistake?" Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement 72, 2013, 23-42.

Overgaard, S.: “Motivating Disjunctivism.” Husserl Studies 29, 2013, 51-63.

Overgaard, S., Gilbert, P. and Burwood, S.: An Introduction to Metaphilosophy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013 (vii + 240 pp.).

Grünbaum, T.: "Seeing what I am doing." Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 86/2, 2013, 295-318.

Parnas, J., Sass, L.A., Zahavi, D.: "Rediscovering Psychopathology: The Epistemology and Phenomenology of the Psychiatric Object." Schizophrenia Bulletin 39/2, 2013, 270-277.

Welz, C.: "Den tabte tro – negativitetens sår i post-Holocaust teologi.” Præsteforeningens Blad 103, 2013, 70-74, 90-95.

Zahavi, D.: "Mindedness, mindlessness and first-person authority." In J.K. Schear (ed.): Mind, Reason and Being-in-the-world: The McDowell-Dreyfus Debate. London/New York: Routledge, 2013, 320-343.

Zahavi, D., Overgaard, S.: "Intersubjectivity." In H. LaFollette et al. (eds.): The International Encyclopedia of Ethics. New York: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013, 2755-2765.

Overgaard, S.: "Fænomenologien og den anden." In B. Schiermer (ed.): Fænomenologi: Teorier og metoder. København: Hans Reitzels Forlag, 2013, 75-93.

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