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2020.02.06 | News type

New article from Phd-fellow at the RCC, Theiss Bendixen

New article from Theiss Bendixen, Phd-fellow at the RCC: Sense or non-sense? A critical discussion of a recent evolutionary–cognitive approach to “folk-economic beliefs”

2018.08.20 | Publication

Andersen, M., Nielbo, K. L., Schjoedt, U., Pfeiffer, T., Roepstorff, A., & Sørensen, J. (2018). Predictive minds in Ouija board sessions. Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, 1-12.

Ouija board sessions are illustrious examples of how subjective feelings of control – the Sense of Agency (SoA) - can be manipulated in real life settings. We present findings from a field experiment at a paranormal conference, where Ouija enthusiasts were equipped with eye trackers while using the Ouija board.