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.
Research/philosophy/ Values/decision making/reasoning/erotetic theory/successes and failures in reasoning
Decision theory, Ethics
PPRDKoralus, 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.