Kevin Connolly

 
 


 



 

I am a philosopher of mind working on perception, and especially on perceptual learning, cases where a person (often an expert) perceives the world in an improved way due to learning. You can hear me on NPR/WHYY talking about some of my research (or read about it in the Philly Voice).  

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Book:

Perceptual Learning: The Flexibility of the Senses

Under Contract, Oxford University Press

(Expected Completion: 5/2017) 



Grant:

The Interdisciplinary Study of Perceptual Learning

£48,000 from the Cambridge New Directions in the Study of the Mind Project

(2016-2017)


                                      

Publications: 

Sensory Substitution and Perceptual Learning.” Forthcoming in Sensory Substitution and Augmentation, Fiona Macpherson (ed.). Oxford University Press. 

Sensory Substitution and Non-Sensory Feelings” (with David Suarez, Diana Acosta Navas, and Umut Baysan). Forthcoming in Sensory Substitution and Augmentation, Fiona Macpherson (ed.). Oxford University Press.

Perceptual Learning and the Contents of Perception.” Erkenntnis. (2014)

Multisensory Perception as an Associative Learning Process.” Frontiers in Psychology. (2014)

Which Kantian Conceptualism (or Nonconceptualism)?” The Southern Journal of Philosophy. (2014)

Making Sense of Multiple Senses.” In Consciousness Inside and Out: Phenomenology, Neuroscience, and the Nature of Experience, Richard Brown (ed.), Springer. (2014) 

How to Test Molyneux’s Question Empirically.” i-Perception. (2013)

Does Perception Outstrip Our Concepts in Fineness of Grain?” Ratio. (2011)



                                                        

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