Itay Shani

Sun Yat Sen University, Zhuhai Campus

I am a professor of philosophy at Sun Yat Sen University in Zhuhai, China. Prior to that I've been a research professor at Kyung Hee University in Seoul, South Korea (2010-2017). I graduated with a PhD in philosophy from the University of Western Ontario (2004) and held post-doc positions at Wits University and the University of Johannesburg in South Africa. My area of expertise is the philosophy of mind, with special interests in the metaphysics of consciousness, meaning and representation, embodied cognition, and the conceptual foundations of cognitive science. In addition, my work expands into metaphysics, meaning-in-life research, and the…

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