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Stevan Harnad

Département de psychologie, Université du Québec à Montréal

Stevan Harnad was born in BudapestHungary. He did his undergraduate work at McGill University and his graduate work at Princeton University’s Department of Psychology. He is currently Canada Research Chair incognitive sciences and Professor of Psychology at Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) and adjunct professor of cognitive science at the University of Southampton. He was elected external member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in 2001. His research is on categorization, communication, cognition and consciousness and he has written extensively on categorical perceptionsymbol groundingorigin of languagelateralizationthe Turing testdistributed cognitionscientometrics, and consciousness.