Massimo Marraffa is Full Professor of Philosophy of Science at the University of Rome ‘Roma Tre’, Italy. His research focuses on issues in the philosophy of mind and philosophy of psychology, on which he has published books, articles and book chapters in Italian and English. His publications include the co-edited volume Cartographies of the Mind (Springer, 2007) and the book, written with M. Di Francesco and A. Paternoster, The Self and its Defenses (Palgrave-Macmillan, 2016).