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The genevan research group on emotions, values and norms


♦ We are happy to announce that Agnès Baehni will join Thumos as doctoral assistant with a project on self-reflexive attitudes.

♦ We are happy to announce that Mathilde Cappelli will join Thumos as overhead assistant for a period of one year with a project on emotions and consciousness.

♦ We are happy to announce that Juliette Vazard will join Thumos with a one year postdoctoral project on hope and anxiety.

♦ We are happy to announce the start of an ongoing collaboration between Thumos and the philosophy departments at Warwick and Leipzig. 

♦ We are delighted to announce that Laura Silva has joined Thumos for a period of two years with her Leverhulme fellowship.

♦ We are delighted to welcome Angela Abatista as a new PhD student. 


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 06, 2021 – Thumos Seminar

Michael Milona (Toronto) - Perceptualism, Attitudinalism, and the Content of Emotions


Recent publications

"Pas de panique ?" by C. Bonard & J. Vazard  has been published in Les Ateliers de l’Ethique

♦ "The Efficacy of Anger" by L. Luz Silva has been published in The Politics of Emotional Shockwaves, ed. Falcato, A. and Silva, S. Palgrave Macmillan 

♦ "Anger and its Desires" by L. Luz Silva has been published in European Journal of Philosophy

♦ "Emotions and Memory" by F. Teroni has been published in Emotion Researcher

"Lost in Intensity - Is there an empirical solution to the quasi-emotions debate?" by S. Humbert-Droz, A. Garcia, V. Sennwald, F. Teroni, J. Deonna, D. Sander & F. Cova has been published in Aesthetic Investigations

 "The Mind of the Hungry Agent: Hunger, Affect and Appetite" by M. Ombrato & E. Phillips has been published in Topoi

"Refined Invariantism" by J.-H. Vollet has been published in Theoria

"Emotional Experience: Affective Consciousness and its Role in Emotion theory," by J. A. Deonna & F. Teroni has been published in The Oxford Handbook of the Philosophy Consciousness