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Faculty and Staff at the Center for Cognitive Studies, Trnava

Andrej
Prof. Andrej Démuth, PhD.

Recent Publications:
-- Introduction to the Study of the History of Epistemology. Frankfurt am Main : Peter Lang, 2015.
-- Prolegomena to the Study of Modern Philosophy. Frankfurt am Main : Peter Lang, 2015.
-- Homo – anima cognoscens. Iris, Bratislava, 2003.

Andrej
Mgr. Renáta Kišoňová, PhD.

Interests in the Problems of Cognitive Aesthetics, Philosophy of Evolution, and Cognition in Social Context.
Research projects: KEGA - Cognitive Aspects of Aesthetical Experience (004TTU-4/2015); APVV - Cognitive Rethinking of Beauty: Uniting the Philosophy and Cognitive Studies of Aesthetic Perception.
Recent Publications: Philosophy of Evolution, (co-author Michal Kutáš); Kraków, 2013.
Cognition in Social Context, Kraków, 2013. Cognitive Aesthetics, Kraków, 2013.
"Social function of language: Language and group cohesion."
In: Language, Individual & Society, vol. 9, 2015, p. 61-64.
Slavkovský Reginald
Doc. RNDr, Reginald Adrián Slavkovský, PhD.

Interests: Limits of Rationality, Information, Spirituality from the perspective of Cognitive science
Research projects: KEGA - Cognitive Aspects of Aesthetical Experience (004TTU-4/2015);
APVV - Cognitive Rethinking of Beauty: Uniting the Philosophy and Cognitive Studies of Aesthetic Perception.
Recent Publications: Indian and Chinese Philosophy. Frankfurt am Main : Peter Lang, 2016.
- Religious Studies. Frankfurt am Main : Peter Lang, 2016.
- Rationality and Human Cognition. Kraków, Trnava, 2013.
- Information in the Context of Philosophy and Cognitive Sciences. Kraków, Trnava, 2013.

Andrej
Mgr. Ing. Michal Kutáš, PhD.

is a researcher at the Department, where he teaches courses on logic (both classical and non-classical), cognitive science, cognitive linguistics, philosophy of Peter Singer and Daniel Dennett and others.
Interests: (1) Mainly in a more complete, deeper and balanced knowledge, including knowledge of a certain relationships and connections between various areas of research. (2) Spiritual traditions of the world (relationship between philosophy and spirituality).
Regarding the problem of limits of rationality, he has written on the possibility to grasp the phenomenon of free will rationally (Problem of rational comprehensibility of freedom, 2010). In the field of logic he published textbook Propositional Calculus, 2015. Next, Should epistemology be naturalized?, 2012. Participated on a translation of four studies of P. Gärdenfors, Geometrization of thought, 2015.
Josef Dolista
Prof. Josef Dolista, Th.D, Ph.D.

Interests: Philosophical Anthropology, Philosophical Ethics, Bioethics
Address: Katedra filozofie, Trnavská univerzita v Trnave
Hornopotočná 23, 918 43 Trnava
E-mail: josef.dolista@truni.sk

Andrej
Prof. Silvia Gáliková, CSc.

Ľuboš Rojka
Associate of the Center

doc. Ing. Ľuboš Rojka, PhD.

Interests: Philosophy of mind, Philosophy of consciousness, Philosophy of Religion,
Recent Publications: A Probabilistic Argument for the Reality of Free Personal Agency. In: Studia Neoaristotelica, vol. 14, 2017, no.1, p. 39−57.
- The Modal Argument for the Soul / Body Dualism. In: Studia Neoaristotelica, vol. 13, 2016, no.1, p. 45−70.
- Personal Integrity and B. Lonergan’s General Transcendent Knowledge. In: Gregorianum, vol. 90, 2009, no. 2, p. 317–334.

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