New Talk: Great Minds Do Not Think Alike

I’ll be at the Deep South Philosophy of Neuroscience workshop this weekend. I’m presenting a new, pre-registered study of philosophers. The study replicates findings that less reflective philosophers tended towards certain philosophical views. It also finds that philosophical views are somewhat predicted by culture, education, gender, and personality. Here’s my handout.

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Nick is a cognitive scientist at Florida State University studying reasoning, wellbeing, and willpower. Check out his blog at