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The genevan research group on emotions, values and norms


♦  Thumos is pleased to welcome Benedetta Magro as a new visiting student.

♦  Thumos is pleased to welcome Céline Boisserie-Lacroix as a new visiting student.

♦  Thumos is pleased to welcome Jacques-Henri Vollet as a new postdoc.

♦ Thumos is proud to announce that Federico Lauria has obtained a FCT Assistant Researcher position at the Philosophy Department, University of Lisbon, with a project entitled 'Musical Emotions and the Metaphorical Mind: An Interdisciplinary Approach'


Forthcoming events

The Thumos seminar, which is the main research activity of our group, takes place on Thursdays, 16h15-17h45 at Uni-Bastions (room B214). The schedule can be found here. The archives of the Thumos seminar are available here.

May 07, 2020 – Thumos seminar

Toni RØnnow-Rasmussen (Lund) - “In Defence of Good-for Unitarianism

Given the current sanitary situation, the talks will be given via the virtual platform Zoom.


Recent publications

"Normative Reasons Without (Good) Reasoning" by A. Logins has been published by Ethics

"(Un)reasonable Doubt as Affective Experience: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Epistemic Anxiety and the Feeling of Uncertainty" by J. Vazard has been published by Synthese

"Art" by C. Bonard & S. Humbert-Droz has been published in l'Enyclopédie Philosophique

♦ "Emotion, Fiction and Rationality" by F. Teroni has been published in British Journal of Aesthetics

♦ Qui peut sauver la morale? by F. Jaquet & H. Naar has been published with Ithaque
♦ Advances in Experimental Philosophy of Aesthetics  edited by F. Cova & S. Réhault has been published with Bloomsbury

♦ Petit Traité des valeurs edited by J. Deonna & E. Tieffenbach has been published with Ithaque