These are the principal topics from which the module will draw. Articles prefixed by an asterisk (*) are central and should be considered mandatory reading.
- Extended Mind
- Ecological Psychology
- Active Perception
- Mind & Life 1: Biogenic approaches
- Mind & Life 2: Sociality
- Joint Speech
- Science, epistemology, and the soul
Here are some rich sources of further reading:
The traditions of enaction and ecological psychology have a tortuous history. Agreeing on many of the criticisms levied at cognitivism, they nonetheless remain distinct traditions whose relation is the subject of much debate. Here is a special issue of Frontiers with 31 articles exploring the contrasts, complementarities, conundrums and confusions relating the two traditions.
The 4E label has been gaining a lot of traction. Here is an issue of the Journal for the Philosophy of Mind, Language and the Arts devoted to 4E Cognition: Aesthetics, Ecology and Beyond.