Thinking About Biology. Modular Constraints on Categorization and Reasoning in the Everyday Life of Americans, Maya, and Scientists

β€œThinking About Biology. Modular Constraints on Categorization and Reasoning in the Everyday Life of Americans, Maya, and Scientists,” Mind & Society, 1 Jun. 2002 by S Atran, D Medin, N Ross

Vikram Rao

Senior Fellow [line] In addition to his role as Senior Fellow at ARTIS, Vikram Rao is the Executive Director, Research Triangle Energy Consortium, a nonprofit in energy founded by Duke University, North Carolina State University, RTI International and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He recently retired as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology…

Daniel Ostergaard

Senior Fellow [line] Dr. Daniel Ostergaard has worked closely with Artis for ten years. His research is focused on national security, terrorism, critical infrastructure and international business. In addition, he serves as a Clinical Associate Professor of International Business at the University of South Carolina’s (USC) Darla Moore School of Business. Ostergaard has developed and…

Scott Atran

Director of Research & Senior Fellow [line] Chair, Center for Conflict Studies and Field Research In addition to his position at ARTIS, Scott currently holds appointments as Senior Research Fellow at Harris Manchester College, Oxford University; Presidential Scholar and Senior Research Associate, John Jay College of Criminal Justice CUNY; Visiting Professor of Psychology and Public…

Artis Fellow Awarded ERC Horizon 2020 Funding

Artis International Senior Research Fellow, Angel Gomez, has won a prestigious European Research Council grant, under the Horizon 2020 funding initiative. Angel’s proposal involves the introduction and empirical testing of β€œthe first comprehensive multitheoretical framework for the study of radicalization leading to violence, and deradicalization”. Specifically, Angel’s award will fund efforts to: Develop a multitheory…

Devoted Actor Services

One of the central challenges in the modern peace and security field is making clear, accurate and timely assessments of the psychological landscape through which any successful initiative must navigate. Sentiments, beliefs, values, emotions and a wide range of more nuanced psychological factors can present an extremely complex environment in which practical, lasting solutions can…

Obituary to Yun Reginaldo Chayax Huex, Itza Maya Leader

Yun Reginaldo Chayax Huex, a leader of the Itza’ people of San JosΓ© PetΓ©n, Guatemala, and founder of the BioItza’ Forest Reserve and Language School, died from Covid19 at the age of 81 on 1 October 2020. Married to Na’ix MarΓ­a EspectaciΓ³n TesucΓΊn Chan, he had 10 children, 28 grandchildren, and 17 greatgrandchildren. The Itza’,…

Key Partnerships

University Of Oxford Artis is closely connected with the University of Oxford.   Artis helped found the Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict (CRIC) at Harris Manchester College and the Department of Politics and International Relations. We conduct research with and through CRIC, while also working to host international workshops and forums. European Partner…

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