Congratulations to Prof. Goodwin on getting tenure!

Prof. Geoff Goodwin recently received a tenure position in the Department of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania. Many congratulations, Geoff!

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Byrne and Khemlani to talk at the 2016 Summer School in Cognitive Science

Ruth Byrne and Sunny Khemlani will give talks on mental models at the 2016 Summer School in Cognitive Science at the Université du Québec à Montréal. The focus area of the summer school will be on reasoning.

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New paper on moral conflicts in Thinking and Reasoning

Monica Bucciarelli and Margherita Daniele have a new paper in Thinking & Reasoning on conflicts in moral reasoning.

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Congratulations to Prof. Ragni on completing his habilitation!

Many congratulations to Marco Ragni, who completed his habilitation at the University of Freiburg and has been promoted to Associate Professor! Congrats to him for receiving the venia legendi for Computer Science.

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Latest discovery: Orenes, Beltrán, & Santamaría, 2014

Isabel Orenes, David Beltran and Carlos Santamaria have discovered that when people are shown an array of figures such as a red, green, yellow and blue figure, and they know the figure can be red or green,...

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Many talks on mental models at the 8th London Reasoning Workshop

The 8th London Reasoning Workshop took place from July 9th-10th, 2014 at Birkbeck College. It was organized by Valerie Thompson, and featured several talks on mental models,

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Research on problem solving highlighted in APS Observer

Recent research on problem solving strategies by Louis Lee and Phil Johnson-Laird was highlighted in the APS Observer.

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New paper on compound negation in Acta Psychologica

Isabel Orenes, Phil Johnson-Laird, and I recently published a paper in Acta Psychologica on how people negate compound assertions (e.g., conjunctions: A and B, disjunctions: A or B or both, and conditionals: if A then B).

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Congrats, Gorka!

Many congratulations to our friend and colleague, Gorka Navarrete, who recently became a Professor at the Universidad Diego Portales in Chile!

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New article out in JML on eye-tracking and negation

Isabel Orenes, David Beltrán, and Carlos Santamaría have a new article out in the Journal of Memory and Language that reports eye-tracking data on the process by which people comprehend negated assertions.

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