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The genevan research group on emotions, values and norms


♦  Thumos is pleased to welcome Antoine Rebourg as a new PhD student.

♦ 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'.

♦ '(Un)reasonable Doubt as Affective Experience: Obsessive-Compuslive Disorder, Epistemic Anxiety and the Feeling of Uncertainty' by Juliette Vazard has been published by Synthese.

♦ 'Normative Reasons Without (Good) Reasoning' by Arturs Logins has been published by Ethics.

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.

Recent publications

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

♦ "An empirical investigation of guilty pleasures" by K. Goffin & F. Cova has been published in Philosophical Psychology

♦ "Epistemic Anxiety, Adaptive Cognition, and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder" by J. Vazard has been published in Discipline Filosofiche

♦ "Subjective Unpossessed Reasons" by A. Logins has been published in Thought
♦ 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