Philipp Koralus


Individual Partner: Philipp Koralus, Associate Professor and Fulford Clarendon University Lecturer in Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy Faculty, and Fulford Fellow in Philosophy of Mind, St Catherine’s College, University of Oxford; and Director, Laboratory for the Philosophy and Psychology of Rationality and Decision (LPPRD), St Catherine’s College

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Key Words: Resident in: UK; Working in: UK; Area(s) of Interest in VBP: research/philosophy/ Values/decision making/reasoning/erotetic theory/successes and failures in reasoning; Related Area(s) of Interest: Decision theory, Ethics]
Brief Description of Work: I am working on models of reasoning and decision-making that aim to explain both successes and failures in reasoning and decision-making. I am particularly interested in how patterns of success and failure in reasoning shift in mental illness.
Read more:
Koralus, P. and Mascarenhas, S. (2013). “The erotetic theory of reasoning: Bridges between formal semantics and the psychology of deductive inference. Philosophical Perspectives, 27, pp. 312-365.