Kathrin Glüer-Pagin, Åsa Wikforss and Torun Lindholm Öjmyr gave a talk about Knowledge Resistance from a philosophical point of view and the underlying psychological mechanisms at the Norwegian Academy of Science… Read More »Glüer, Wikforss and Lindholm Öjmyr at The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
Workshop on Significant but Inconclusive Evidence organized by the Swedish National Committee for Logic, Methodology, and Philosophy of Science, the research project “Knowledge Resistance: Causes, Consequences, and Cures” and the Institute for Futures Studies,… Read More »Workshop on Significant but Inconclusive Evidence
Why do people believe weird things? June 30, Åsa Wikforss gave a talk about Resisting the facts: Is it irrational, in a Talk Series on Conspiracy Theories & Rationality.
August 23-25 at Stockholm University, Albano, all interested are welcome to attend the cross-disciplinary conference organized by the research program Knowledge Resistance: Causes, Consequences and Cures, featuring talks by international scholars from… Read More »Conference on Knowledge Resistance in High-Choice information Environments
Wikforss was interviewed about her Knowledge Resistance program in the blog Imperfect Cognitions – a Blog on delusions, memory distortions, confabulations, biases and irrational beliefs. “Importantly, knowledge resistance involves psychological mechanisms… Read More »Interview with Åsa Wikforss
Åsa Wikforss gave a talk at the online workshop Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Motivated Cognition in Munich the 22nd of February. The Workshop was organized by the Center for Advanced Studies at… Read More »Wikforss gave a talk at the workshop Interdisciplinary Perspectives On Motivated Cognition
Kathrin Glüer-Pagin and Åsa Wikforss presented a talk about knowledge resistance at Rutgers Epistemology Conference 2022. Program
April 7, Knowledge Resistance organized a workshop on the theme of conspiracy theories in Stockholm. The list of speakers was as follows: Daniel Cohnitz (philosophy), Utrecht University Gloria Origgi (philosophy), Jean Nicod,… Read More »Workshop on Conspiracy Theories