Hier finden Sie eine Auswahl der wichtigsten Publikationen unseres Bereichs. Die vollständigen Publikationslisten finden Sie jeweils auf den persönlichen Seiten der einzelnen Teammitglieder.


    Vosgerau, G.: Mental Representation and Self-Consciousness. mentis, Paderborn, 2009.

    Patrice Soom (2011), Prom Psychology to Neuroscience. A new reductive account. Frankfurt (Main): Ontos-Verlag

    Seeger, Max, Thought Insertion, Immunity to Error through Misidentification, and Self-Knowledge, Dissertation 2015



    Newen, A. & Vosgerau, G. (Ed.): Selbstwissen, privilegierter Zugang und Autorität der ersten Person. mentis, Paderborn. 2005.

    Held, C., Knauff, M. & Vosgerau, G. (Ed.): Mental Models and the Mind: Current Developments in Cognitive Psychology, Neuroscience, and Philosophy of Mind. Elsevier, Amsterdam. 2006.

    Online-Journal undefinedAbstracta.

    Peer-Reviewed Artikel und Beiträge


    Baston, R. & Vosgerau, G., "Implicit attitudes and implicit prejudices. Philosophical Psychology, im Druck / forthcoming.

    Gentsch, A., Weber, A., Synofzik, M., Vosgerau, G. & Schütz-Bosbach, S., "Towards a common framework of grounded action cognition: Relating motor control perception and cognition", Cognition 146, 81-89.

    Noorlos, R., Taylor, S. D. & Bakker, A., "An Inferentialist Alternative To Constructivism In Mathematics Education". Frontline Learning and Research. (Forthcoming).

    Taylor, S. D., Noorloos, R. & Bakker, A., "Mastering as an Inferentialist Alternative to the Acquisition and Participation Metaphors for Learning", Educational Research Review. (Submitted).

    Tillas, A., "On the redundancies of 'Social Agency'". In J. Leefmann and E. Hildt (Eds.), The Human Sciences after the Decade of the Brain. San Diego, CA: Elsevier. (Forthcoming 2016 - Invited contribution).

    Vosgerau, G., "Was soll erklärt werden? Funktionalismus, erweiterter Geist und Kriterien des Mentalen", in J.G. Michel, K.J. Boström & M. Pohl (Eds.): Ist der Geist im Kopf? Beiträge zur These des erweiterten Geistes, 83-107.

    Tillas, A., Vosgerau, G., Seuchter, T. & Zipoli, S., "Can Affordances Explain Behavior?" in: Review of Philosophy and Psychology Vol (), 1-21; DOI: 10.1007/s13164-016-0310-7. 1-21, available as 'Online First':


    Soom, P. & Vosgerau, G., "A Functionalist Approach to the Concept of 'Delusion'", Journal für Philosophie und Psychiatrie,

    Synofzik, M., Vosgerau, G. & Lindner, A., "The experience of free will and the experience of agency: an error-prone, reconstructive process", in W. Glannon, ed., 'Free Will and the Brain: Neuroscientific, Philosophical, and Legal Perspectives', Cambridge University Press, Cambridge UK, S.66-79.

    Tillas, A. & Trafford, J., "Communicating Content". Language and Communication, 40, 1-13,

    Tillas, A., "Intuitions and Philosophical Inquiry' in Bueno, O. (Ed.) Synthese Library, Studies in Epistemology, Logic, Methodology, and Philosophy of Science, Synthese-Springer (Forthcoming 2016 - Invited contribution).

    Tillas, A., "On the Origins of Concepts", in Christoph Kann, David Hommen, and Tanja Osswald (Eds.) Concepts and Categorization. Paderborn: Mentis. (Forthcoming 2016).

    Tillas, A. & Trafford, J., "Intuition & Reason: Re-assessing Dual-Process Theories with Representational Sub-Activation". Theorema. XXXIV/3.

    Tillas, A., "Language as Grist to the Mill of Cognition". Cognitive Processing 16, Issue 3, 219-243. DOI: 10.1007/s10339-015-0656-2.

    Tillas, A., "Communicating Content". Language and Communication, 40, 1-13, (with James Trafford).

    Vosgerau, G., Seuchter, T. & Petersen, W., "Analyzing Concepts in Action-Frames", in T. Gamerschlag, R. Osswald, W. Petersen (eds.): Meaning, Frames, and Conceptual Representation, Studies in Language and Cognition. Düsseldorf University Press, Düsseldorf.


    Lindner, N. & Vosgerau, G., "Is joint action necessarily based on shared intentions?", Cognitive Processing 15, 117-119.

    Tillas, A., "How do Ideas Become General in their Signification?" in Edouard Machery, 2014 Jesse Prinz, and Jurgis Skilters (Eds.) The Baltic International Yearbook of Cognition, Logic and Communication, Vol. 9, Kansas: New Prairie Press.

    Vosgerau, G. & Voss, M., "Authorship and control over thoughts", Mind & Language 29, 534-565.


    Auf der Straße, A., "Truths are Valuably, Truth isn't", Abstracta 7, 23-37.

    Seeger, M., "Commentary on Martin & Pacherie. Out of nowhere: Thought insertion, ownership and context-integration". Consciousness and Cognition 22, 261-263.

    Synofzik, M., Vosgerau, G. & Voss, M., "The experience of agency: an interplay between prediction and postdiction", Frontiers in Psychology 4, URL: "", DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00127

    Translated into Italian: (2014) "L'esperienza dell' agentività: un intergioco fra predizione e retrodizione", Sistemi Intelligenti 26 (1), 39-55.


    Auf der Straße, A., "Simply Extended Mind", Philosophia 40, 449-458.

    Michael Esfeld, Christian Sachse and Patrice Soom, "Marrying the merits of Nagelian reduction and functional reduction", in Acta Analytica 27 (3), pp. 217-230. href=""external="1"

    Patrice Soom, "Mechanisms, Determination and the Metaphysics of Neuroscience", in Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, 43, pp. 655-664. href="" external="1"

    Weber, A. & Vosgerau, G., "Grounding Action Representations", Review of Philosophy and Psychology 3, 53-69.


    Seeger, M., "A Critique of the Incentives Argument for Inequalities". Kriterion 25, 40-52.

    Seuchter, T., "A New Approach on the Grounding of Abstract Concepts". Kriterion Journal for Philosophy 25, Nr.1, pp.53-63.

    Vosgerau, G., "Varieties of Representation", in A. Newen, A. Bartels, E. Jung (Ed.): "Knowledge and Representation", CSLI Publications, mentis, 185-209.


    Seeger, M., "Experimental Philosophy and the Twin Earth Intuition." Grazer Philosophische Studien 80, 237-244

    Patrice Soom, Christian Sachse and Michael Esfeld, "Psycho-neural reduction through functional sub-types", in Journal of Consciousness Studies, 17, pp. 7-26." external="1"

    Vosgerau, G. & Synofzik, M., "A Cognitive Theory of Thoughts", American Philosophical Quaterly 47, 205-222.

    Vosgerau, G., "Memory and Content", Consciousness & Cognition 19, 838-846.

    Michel, Jan G., Weber, A., (et al.), Searle's Biological Naturalism - A Typology. in Franken, D., Karakus, A., Michel, Jan G. (Eds.): John R. Searle: Thinking about the Real World. Frankfurt am Main, ontos, 73-86.

    Seidel, M. & Weber, A., Trivial, Platitudinous, Boring? Searle on Conceptual Relativism. in Franken, D., Karakus, A., Michel, Jan G. (Eds.): John R. Searle: Thinking about the Real World. Frankfurt am Main, ontos, 143-162.


    Synofzik, M., Vosgerau, G. & Lindner, A., "Me or not me - An optimal integration of agency cues?", Consciousness & Cognition 18, 1065-1068.

    Vosgerau, G., "Stufen des Selbstbewusstseins: Eine Analyse von Ich-Gedanken", Grazer Philosophische Studien 78, 101-130.


    Synofzik, M., Vosgerau, G. & Newen, A., "Beyond the comparator model: A multifactorial two-step account of agency", Consciousness & Cognition 17, 219-239.

    Synofzik, M., Vosgerau, G. & Newen, A., "I move, therefore I am: A new theoretical framework to investigate agency and ownership", Consciousness & Cognition 17, 411-424.

    Vosgerau, G., Schlicht, T. & Newen, A., "Orthogonality of Phenomenality and Content", American Philosophical Quaterly 45, 309-328.


    Vosgerau, G. & Newen, A., "Thoughts, Motor Actions, and the Self", Mind & Language 22(1), 22-43.


    Univ.-Prof. Dr. Gottfried Vosgerau

    Gebäude: 23.32
    Etage/Raum: U1.70
    Tel.: +49 211 81-10525
    Fax: +48 211 81-14338


    Mo. 11-12h

    Wir bitten Sie, sich vorher frühzeitig für einen Termin anzumelden per mail an

    Verantwortlich für den Inhalt: E-Mail sendenProf. Dr. Gottfried Vosgerau