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Volume 4, Issue 3


Sophia Karok
Trinity College Dublin

Alice G. Witney
Trinity College Dublin

Keywords: Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation, Neurostimulation, Survey, Ethics, Neuroenhancement
Citation: . "Topical Issues of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Usage Revealed through a Cross-Sectional University-Wide Survey." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (3): 1–32.


Bernardo Kastrup

Keywords: Neural Correlates of Consciousness, Self-Transcendence, Mystical Experience, Acquired Savant, Near Death Experience, Cerebral Hypoxia, Psychedelics, Brain Damage
Citation: . "Self-Transcendence Correlates with Brain Function Impairment." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (3): 33–42.
 

Volume 4, Issue 2


Bernardo Kastrup

Keywords: Neuroimaging, Psychedelics, Mind-Body Problem, Consciousness, Neural Correlates of Consciousness, Physicalism, Metaphysics
Citation: . "What Neuroimaging of the Psychedelic State Tells Us about the Mind-Body Problem." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (2): 1–9.


Alex Lench
University of Bath

Keywords: Free Will, Drug Addiction, Compatibilism
Citation: . "Does Drug Addiction Prove Free Will?Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (2): 11–18.


Anna-Lena Lumma
Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Saskia K. Nagel
University of Twente

Keywords: Neuro-ethics, Neurocultures, Public Attitudes, Neuroplasticity, Neuro-enhancement
Citation: . "Neuro-Societies? Attitudes and Perceptions in a German Public towards the Neurosciences." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (2): 19–46.
 

Volume 4, Issue 1


James Beauregard
Rivier University

Macksood Aftab
Michigan State University
Central Michigan University

Aamna Sajid
Michigan State University

Keywords: Bioethics, Juan Manuel Burgos, Consciousness, Neuroimaging, Muhammad Iqbal, Personalism
Citation: . "Consciousness, Neuroimaging and Personhood: Current and Future Neuroethical Challenges." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (1): 1–11.


Scott Greer
University of Prince Edward Island

Keywords: Origin of Consciousness, Bicameral Mind, Julian Jaynes
Citation: . "The Last Modern Psychologist: Julian Jaynes' Search for Consciousness in the Natural World." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (1): 13–25.


David Haack
The New School

Keywords: Intentional Stance, Hetero-Phenomenology, Phenomenology, Eidetic, Cogito, Ego Splitting, Phenomenological-Hetero-phenomenological Harmony
Citation: . "The Epoche and the The Intentional Stance." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (1): 27–44.


Marcela Herdova
Florida State University

Keywords: Situationism, Conscious Awareness, Control, Moral Responsibility, Bystander Experiments
Citation: . "What You Don't Know Can Hurt You: Situationism, Conscious Awareness, and Control." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (1): 45–71.


Miklós Márton
Eötvös Loránd University Budapest
Center for Theory of Law and Society

János Tőzsér
Research Centre for the Humanities
Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Keywords: Privacy of Conscious Experiences, Subjectivity, Physicalism, Property Dualism, Modularity of the Brain
Citation: . "Physicalism and the Privacy of Conscious Experience." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (1): 73–88.


Bradley Seebach
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Eric Kraemer
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Keywords: Hidden Nature Physicalism, Computational Neuroscience, Content Addressable Memory, Resonant Patterns
Citation: . "Pre-Conscious Noise." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (1): 89–112.


Daniel Shargel
Lawrence Technological University

Keywords: Consciousness, Higher-order Theories, Modal Argument
Citation: . "The Insignificance of Empty Higher-order Thoughts." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 4 (1): 113–127.
 

Volume 3, Issue 4


James Blackmon
San Francisco State University

Keywords: Hemispherectomy, Wada test, Consciousness, Supervenience, Split-brain
Citation: . "Hemispherectomies and Independently Conscious Brain Regions." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (4): 1–26.


Erica Ching
University of Toronto

Keywords: Suicide, Depression, Neuroimaging, Prefrontal Cortex, Anterior Cingulate Cortex, Amygdala, Insula, Networks
Citation: . "The Complexity of Suicide: Review of Recent Neuroscientific Evidence." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (4): 27–40.


Catherine Gee
University of Waterloo

Keywords: Enhancement, Treatment, Health, Disease
Citation: . "What is Enhancement?Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (4): 41–54.


Martin Gunderson
Macalester College

Keywords: Biomedical Enhancement, Health, Human Rights, Right to Health
Citation: . "Does the Human Right to Health Include a Right to Biomedical Enhancement?Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (4): 55–75.


Rhonda Martens
University of Manitoba

Keywords: Human enhancement, Prosthetics, Justice, Dworkin
Citation: . "Resource Egalitarianism, Prosthetics, and Enhancements." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (4): 77–96.


Jennifer Mundale
University of Central Florida

Keywords: DBS, Deep Brain Stimulation, Psychosurgery, Reversibility, Movement disorders, Neurophilosophy, Neuroethics
Citation: . "Reversibility and Deep Brain Stimulation." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (4): 97–111.


Sruthi Rothenfluch
University of Portland

Keywords: Genetic Enhancement, Genetic Selection, Subjectivism, Harm, Procreative Beneficence
Citation: . "A Subjectivist Solution to the Problem of Harm in Genetic Enhancement." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (4): 113–130.
 

Volume 3, Issue 3


Paul Carron
Baylor University

Keywords: Moral Sentimentalism, Impartial Spectator, Frans de Waal, Primatology, Planet of the Apes
Citation: . "Apes with a Moral Code? Primatology, Moral Sentimentalism, and the Evolution of Morality in The Planet of the Apes." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (3): 1–26.


Susan Castro
Wichita State University

Keywords: Episodic Foresight, Constructivism, Thought Experiment, Pheromones
Citation: . "Simulating the Informational Substance of Human Reality in Queen City Jazz." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (3): 27–65.


Brandon Fenton
York University

Keywords: Neuroethics, Existentialism, Subjectivity, Greg Egan, Neuroessentialism, Sisyphus, Agency
Citation: . "Towards an Existentialist Neuroethics." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (3): 67–86.


Joshua Mugg
Indiana University Kokomo

Keywords: Dual-Process Theory, Two-System Theory, Two-Mind Theory, Cognitive Architecture, Human Reasoning
Citation: . "Two Minded Creatures and Dual-Process Theory." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (3): 87–112.


Meghan K. Riley
University of Waterloo

Keywords: Ethics, Coercion, Consent, Rape, Cognition, Kant, Bioethics, Science Fiction, Octavia E. Butler
Citation: . ""Your Body Has Made a Different Choice": Cognition, Coercion, and the Ethics of Consent in Octavia E. Butler’s Lilith’s Brood and Fledgling." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (3): 113–137.


Brendan Shea
Rochester Community and Technical College

Keywords: Evolutionary Ethics, Machine Ethics, Moral Cognition, Moral Enhancement, Neuroethics, Science Fiction
Citation: . "Evolution and Neuroethics in the Hyperion Cantos." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (3): 139–162.
 

Volume 3, Issue 2


Greg Janzen
Osgoode Hall Law School

Keywords: Principle of Alternate Possibilities, Free Will, Moral Responsibility, Harry Frankfurt, Frankfurt Cases, Compatibilism, David Widerker
Citation: . "Rescuing PAP from Widerker’s Brain-Malfunction Case." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (2): 1–22.


Yakir Levin
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Itzhak Aharon
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya

Keywords: Reverse Inference, Mind-brain Identity, Multiple Realization, Degeneracy, Pleiotropy
Citation: . "Reverse Inference and Mind-Brain Identity." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (2): 23–45.


Matthew Phillip Mead
University of Michigan Medical School

Keywords: Dead Donor Rule, Death, Definition/Determination of Death, Donation/Procurement of Organs/Tissues, Vital Organ Donation
Citation: . "Informed Consent in Organ Donation and Abandonment of the Dead-Donor Rule." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (2): 47–56.


Eran Shifferman
Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Tel Aviv University

Keywords: Neuroimaging, Ethics, Cognitive Neuroscience, Reductionism, Evolution, Philosophy of biology, fMRI, BOLD, Essentialism, Public Understanding of Science, Representation, Aesthetics
Citation: . "More Than Meets the fMRI: The Unethical Apotheosis of Neuroimages." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (2): 57–116.


John Jung Park
Christopher Newport University

Keywords: Moral Concepts, Concepts, Mental Representations, Theory-Theory, Prototype Theory, Moral Cognition, Empirical Moral Psychology, Cognitive Science
Citation: . "The Theory-Theory of Moral Concepts." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (2): 117–138.
 

Volume 3, Issue 1


Macksood Aftab
Harvard Extension

Keywords: Dualism, Free Will, Islam, Ghazali, Ibn Sina, Iqbal, Dennett, Soul
Citation: . "Is Islam Committed to Dualism in the Context of the Problem of Free Will?Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 1–12.


James Beauregard
Rivier University

Keywords: Free will, personalism, Juan Manuel Burgos, John Macmurray, neuroscience, neuroethics
Citation: . "Neuroscience and Free Will: Insights From the Thought of Juan Manuel BurgosJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 13–37.


Maria Brincker
University of Massachusetts Boston

Keywords: Free will, determinism, compatibilism, naturalism, evolution, Dennett, causality, emergence, time, appearance-reality, process philosophy, action, choice, autonomy, self, metaphysics
Citation: . "Evolution Beyond Determinism: On Dennett’s Compatibilism and the Too Timeless Free Will DebateJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 39–74.


Matthew Butkus
McNeese State University

Keywords: Cognitive psychology, neuroscience, medical ethics, autonomy, heuristics, backstage cognition, decision-making
Citation: . "Free Will and Autonomous Medical Decision-MakingJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 75–119.


Zac Cogley
Northern Michigan University

Keywords: Libertarianism, Luck, Peter van Inwagen, free will, Robert Kane
Citation: . "Rolling Back the Luck Problem for LibertarianismJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 121–137.


Yishai Cohen
Syracuse University

Keywords: Helen Steward, determinism, compatibilism, incompatibilism, libertarianism, settling, agency, intention
Citation: . "Agential Settling Requires a Conscious IntentionJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 139–155.


Edina Eszenyi
University of Kent

Keywords: Angelology, Demonology, Catholic reform, Vincenzo Cicogna
Citation: . "Lessons from AngelologyJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 157–173.


Catherine Gee
University of Waterloo

Keywords: Free will, determinism, compatibilism, anorexia nervosa
Citation: . "Exploring the Status of Free Will in a Deterministic World: A Case StudyJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 175–194.


Marcela Herdova
Florida State University

Keywords: Addiction, control, irresistible desires, moral responsibility
Citation: . "Simply Irresistible: Addiction, Responsibility, and Irresistible DesiresJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 195–216.


Fernando Huesca Ramon
Meritorious Autonomous University of Puebla (BUAP)
National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)

Keywords: Freedom, will, idealism, executive function, causality
Citation: . "Hegel’s Concept of the Free Will: Towards a Redefinition of an Old QuestionJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 309–325.


Derek Jones
University of Evansville

Keywords: Adaptivity, agency, autonomy, autopoiesis, compatibilism, complex systems, Dennett, Jonas, Kant, Lorenz, process biology
Citation: . "Agency through Autonomy: Self-Producing Systems and the Prospect of Bio-CompatibilismJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 217–228.


Ryan Lake
Clemson University

Keywords: Free will, moral responsibility, compatibilism, incompatibilism, criminal justice
Citation: . "The Limits of a Pragmatic Justification of Praise and BlameJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 229–249.


John Lemos
Coe College

Keywords: Free will, Responsibility, Libertarianism, Kant
Citation: . "A Kantian Defense of Libertarian BlameJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 251–263.


Janet Levin
University of Southern California

Keywords: Libet, free will, conscious experience, moral responsibility
Citation: . "Libet, Free Will, and Conscious AwarenessJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 265–280.


J. Neil Otte
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Keywords: Free will, experimental philosophy, compatibalism, incompatibilism, moral cognition, Robert Kane
Citation: . "Experimental Philosophy, Robert Kane, and the Concept of Free WillJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 281–296.


Jacob Quick
Northern Illinois University

Keywords: Agent-causastion, self-deception, introspection, epistemic privilege, psychology, Campbell, acting agent, external observer
Citation: . "The Illusion of Freedom: Agent-Causation and Self-DeceptionJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 297–308.


Christian D. Schade
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Keywords: Parallel realities, free will, consciousness, many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics, Copenhagen interpretation of quantum mechanics, time, decision making
Citation: . "Collecting Evidence for the Permanent Coexistence of Parallel Realities: An Interdisciplinary ApproachJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 327–362.


Jay Spitzley
Georgia State University

Keywords: Intuition, moral judgment, order effects, moral responsibility, Derk Pereboom, manipulation
Citation: . "The Importance of Correctly Explaining Intuitions: Why Pereboom’s Four-Case Manipulation Argument is ManipulativeJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 363–382.


Adam P. Taylor
North Dakota State University

David B. Hershenov
University at Buffalo

Keywords: Free Will, Animalism, Personal Identity, Materialism
Citation: . "Identity and FreedomJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 383–391.


Kadri Vihvelin
University of Southern California

Keywords: Free will, determinism, fatalism, intuitions, thought experiments, Frankfurt examples, Manipulation argument
Citation: . "How Not To Think about Free WillJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 3 (1): 393–403.
 

Volume 2, Issue 2


Brandon Gillette

Keywords: Moral psychology, akrasia, weakness of will, cognitive bias, heuristic, addiction, cognitive bias modification treatment, normative judgment, irrationality, synchronic irrationality
Citation: . "Cognitive Bias Modification as a Remedy for Weakness of WillJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (2): 1–29.


Matthew E. Johnson
Institute for Christian Studies

Keywords: Hermeneutics, Gadamer, emergence, free will, personhood, mind, dependence, autonomy
Citation: . "Strong Emergence and Mental Causation in Gadamer’s Truth and MethodJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (2): 31–50.


Chiji Ogbuka
University of Maryland University College

Keywords: Neuro-imaging incidental findings (NIFs), serious, brain imaging research, Richardson, informed consent, autonomy, beneficence
Citation: . "Managing Serious Incidental Findings in Brain-Imaging Research: When Consent for Disclosure is DeclinedJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (2): 51–59.


Joseph M. Vukov
Fordham University

Keywords: Moral responsibility; neuroscience; incompatibilism; Libet; conscious control
Citation: . "Is Neuroscience Relevant to Our Moral Responsibility Practices?Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (2): 61–82.


James Beauregard
Rivier University

Citation: . "Review of Neuroethics in Practice: Medicine, Mind, and SocietyJournal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (2): 83–87.
 

Volume 2, Issue 1


Graham Schuster
University of Georgia

Keywords: Kant, Critique of Pure Reason, Hegel, metaphysics, epistemology, reason, reasoning, antinomy, concept, idealism, contradiction, time, cosmology, unconditioned, conditioned, appearance
Citation: . "Is Reason Contradictory When Applied to Metaphysical Questions?Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 1–11.


Andrew Koehl
Roberts Wesleyan College

Keywords: Epistemology, implicitly grounded beliefs, intuition, experts, W.T. Stace, warrant, justification, internalism, externalism, aretaism, special access, perspectivally basic beliefs
Citation: . "Implicitly Grounded Beliefs." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 13–36.


Nick Ergodos

Keywords: Bayesianism, decision theory, expectation, expected utility, expected value, fair game, measurement problem, probability interpretation, St Petersburg paradox, two-envelope problem
Citation: . "The Enigma Of Probability." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 37–71.


Joshua Stein
New York University

Keywords: Representation, mental content, vector space, reasoning, social cognition, embodiment, extended mind, comparative psychology
Citation: . "The View from Vector Space: An Account of Conceptual Geography." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 73–93.


Daniel Bloom
West Texas A&M University

Keywords: Plato, Inquiry, Ignorance, Nous, Reason, Dianoia, hypothesis, self-reflexivity, self-awareness, Meno, Apology
Citation: . "The Self-Awareness of Reason in Plato." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 95–103.


Barry Saferstein
California State University San Marcos

Keywords: Reasoning, understanding, professional culture, coherence based reasoning, mental models, modus tollens, process narratives, grey boxes, patient-practitioner interaction, Mendelian genetics
Citation: . "Reasoning with and without Reasons: The Effects of Professional Culture and Information Access in Educational and Clinical Settings." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 105–125.


Mark Herman
Bowling Green State University

Keywords: Moral Heuristics, Moral Biases, Heuristics, Biases, Moral Cognition, Metaethics, Moral Rationality, Philosophy, Moral Psychology, Implicit Bias
Citation: . "Moral Heuristics and Biases." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 127–142.


Ibanga B. Ikpe
University of Botswana

Keywords: Military Decision making Process (MDMP), Critical Thinking, autonomous reasoning, military obedience
Citation: . "Reasoning and the Military Decision Making Process." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 143–160.


Catherine Gee
University of Waterloo

Keywords: Consequentialism, deontology, moral judgments, emotion, cognition, ventromedial prefrontal cortex
Citation: . "The Role of Emotional Intuitions in Moral Judgments and Decisions." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 161–171.


Ian Werkheiser
Michigan State University

Keywords: Ignorance, Epistemic Violence, Epistemic Justice, Epistemic Silencing, Justification, Reason-giving, Contextualism, Social Epistemology, Externalism
Citation: . "Asking for Reasons as a Weapon: Epistemic Justification and the Loss of Knowledge." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 173–190.


Brent Kious
University of Utah

Keywords: Kant, rationality, mind control, contractualism
Citation: . "Brain Rays, Advertising, and Fancy Suits: The Ethics of Mind Control." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 191–210.


Fernando Huesca Ramón
Meritorious Autonomous University of Puebla (BUAP)
National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)

Keywords: Personality, subjectivity, Neuroscience, free will, freedom
Citation: . "Philosophy and Neurobiology: towards a Hegelian Contribution on the Question of the Juridical Status of the Human Embryo." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 2 (1): 211–220.
 

Volume 1, Issue 1


Samuel R. Fullhart
Seattle Pacific University

Keywords: Moral Psychology, Nativism, Moral/Conventional Distinction
Citation:  . "Distinguishing Morality from Convention: Evidence for Nativism." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 1 (1): 1–37.


Yakir Levin
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Arnon Cahen
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Izhak Aharon
The Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Keywords: Aumann, Rationalistic Economics, Behavioral Economics, Neuroeconomics, practical rationality, act rationality, rule rationality, naturalized rationality, intentional agency, Evolutionary Psychology, Human Behavioral Ecology
Citation: , and . "Naturalized Rationality, Evolutionary Psychology and Economic Theory." Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 1 (1): 39–72.